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quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
compact - agreement; contract; ADJ: tightly packed; firm; brief; concise; Ex. compact statement
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
esoteric - hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
indeterminate - uncertain; not clearly fixed; indefinite
intrinsic - essential; inherent; built-in
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
unbridled - violent; uncontrolled; Ex. unbridled rage/greed
jaundice - medical condition in which the skin, the white part of the eyes, etc. turn yellow; V: affect with jaundice; affect with prejudice, envy, or hostility; bias
disconsolate - hopelessly sad (at the loss of something)