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solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
executioner - person administering capital punishment
perturb - disturb greatly
lank - long and thin; Ex. Lank, gaunt, Abraham Lincoln
dissemble - disguise; hide the real nature of; pretend
defection - desertion
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
behoove - (behove) be suited to; be incumbent upon; be right and necessary; Ex. It behooves one to do.
frantic - wild; distraught as from fear or worry; Ex. frantic with fear