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::: contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
::: flush - redden; blush; flow suddenly and abundantly; wash out by a rapid brief flow of water; N: reddish tinge; blush; brief rush; rush of strong feeling; Ex. flush of pride; ADJ: having surfaces in the same plane; even; blushing
::: trappings - outward decorations; ornaments (as an outward sign of rank)
::: prehensile - capable of grasping or holding (esp. by wrapping around); Ex. prehensile tails
::: overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
::: vitreous - of glass; pertaining to or resembling glass; V. vitrify: change into glass; CF. petrify
::: ignoble - unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
::: insatiable - not easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
::: cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
::: dyspeptic - suffering from indigestion; N. dyspepsia: indigestion; difficulty in digesting food