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::: consensus - general agreement; opinion reached by a group
::: falter - hesitate; weaken in purpose or action; walk or move unsteadily through weakness; N.
::: pulchritude - beauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
::: beholden - obligated; indebted; owing thanks; obliged or indebted from gratitude
::: compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
::: grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
::: vendetta - blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
::: phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
::: affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
::: histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior