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passive - not active; acted upon; receiving an action without acting in return; accepting without resistance
formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken
marsupial - one of a family of mammals that nurse their offspring in a pouch(pocket of skin or leather); CF. kangaroo, opossum, wombat
wreak - inflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
intermittent - periodic; on and off; stopping and starting at intervals
bucolic - rustic; pastoral
representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
renegade - deserter; traitor; ADJ.