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mercurial - capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood
imperative - absolutely necessary; that must be done; critically important; expressing command; Ex. It is imperative that; N: something that must be done
vixen - female fox; ill-tempered woman; CF. shrew
sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
acclimate - adjust to climate or environment; adapt
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
tenancy - possession of land or building by rent; period of a tenant's occupancy