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::: fluster - confuse; make nervous and confused; N.
::: detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
::: supernumerary - person or thing excess of what is necessary; extra; ADJ: additional to the usual or necessary number
::: abash - embarrass
::: propitiate - appease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory
::: sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
::: layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
::: heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
::: pauper - very poor person
::: martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet