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rebuff - reject bluntly; snub; beat back; Ex. She rebuffed his invitation; N.
incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
propitiate - appease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory
facet - small plane surface (of a gem(precious stone)); a side
bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured
levee - earthen or stone embankment to prevent flooding; CF. raise
reprove - censure; rebuke; N. reproof
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
attenuate - make thin; weaken
cryptic - mysterious; hidden; secret