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surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
scurry - move hastily; hurry; move briskly
blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
reciprocal - mutual; given and received in return; exchangeable; interacting; Ex. reciprocal trade agreement
flagrant - conspicuously wicked, bad, or offensive; blatant; outrageous
tribulation - suffering; ordeal; distress; trial
wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
distinction - honor; excellence; difference; contrast; discrimination; Ex. graduated with distinction; Ex. a writer of real distinction
larder - pantry; place where food is kept