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practicable - feasible
intimidate - frighten; N. intimidation
bohemian - unconventional (in an artistic way)
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
affliction - state of distress; trial; cause of distress or suffering; V. afflict: inflict grievous suffering on
tribune - official of ancient Rome elected by the plebians to protect their rights; protector of the people
timbre - quality of a musical tone produced by a musical instrument (which distinguishes it from others of the same pitch)
mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature