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::: umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
::: insularity - narrow-mindedness; isolation; ADJ. insular: of an island; isolated; narrow-minded; CF. peninsula
::: thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
::: catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
::: kernel - central or vital part; core; whole seed (as of corn)
::: loathe - detest; ADJ. loathsome: arousing loathing; offensive; Ex. loathsome smell
::: nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
::: lectern - reading desk or stand for a public speaker
::: immure - imprison; shut up in confinement; CF. wall
::: extrovert - person interested mostly in external objects and actions