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nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
subsequent - following in time or order; later
saccharine - cloying sweet; characteristic of sugar or saccharin
flighty - (esp. of a woman's behavior) capricious; often changing, esp. from one lover to another; impulsive
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
canto - division of a long poem
vie - contend; compete
cacophonous - discordant; inharmonious; N. cacophony: unpleasant mixture of loud sounds
rigid - hard and unbending; stiff and unyielding; fixed in behavior or views; strict; rigorous; Ex. rigid rule