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::: jocular - said or done in jest or playfully; marked by joking
::: gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
::: distraught - upset; distracted by anxiety; very anxious and troubled almost to the point of madness; Ex. distraught with grief/worry
::: jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
::: equable - tranquil; of even calm temper; (of temperature) steady; uniform
::: curmudgeon - churlish, miserly individual; bad-tempered old person
::: headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
::: drab - dull; lacking color; cheerless ; Ex. drab coat/life
::: enduring - lasting; surviving; V. endure: bear (pain or suffering) for a long time; remain alive (in spite of difficulties); last; survive
::: decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree