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brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
pacifist - one opposed to force; antimilitarist; ADJ. N. pacifism: opposition to war as a means of resolving disputes
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
criteria - standards used in judging; CF. criterion
nubile - marriageable; of marriageable age; CF. connubial
ferocious - fierce; violent; N. ferocity
bastion - stronghold; something seen as a source of protection; Ex. the last bastion of male chauvinism
shrewd - clever; astute
seedy - run-down; decrepit; disreputable; having many seeds; Ex. seedy downtown hotel
fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)