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torrid - (of weather) hot or scorching; passionate; Ex. torrid love affairs
evenhanded - impartial; fair
penitent - repentant; N.
default - failure to act; failure to perform a task or be present; V.
obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
amplify - increase in size or effect; expand; broaden or clarify by expanding; intensify; make stronger; Ex. amplify one's remarks with a graph
construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy
introvert - one who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted