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contempt - scorn; disdain; ADJ. contemptuous; CF. contemptible
seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
credence - belief
grumble - complain; mutter discontentedly; grouch; N.
swarthy - (of a skin or complexion) dark; dusky; Ex. swarthy Italian ?
stymie - thwart; present an obstacle; stump
flourish - grow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
hoodwink - deceive; delude
garrulous - loquacious; wordy; talkative; N. garrulity
incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease