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puissant - powerful; strong; potent; N. puissance: power
complementary - serving to complete something
insensible - unconscious; unresponsive; insensitive; unaware; imperceptible; Ex. insensible of his danger/to pain; Ex. insensible change; CF. not the opposite of sensible
confound - confuse; puzzle
vigilante - one who without authority assumes law enforcement powers
wastrel - waster; profligate
glaring - (of something bad) highly conspicuous; harshly bright; shining intensely and blindingly
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
officious - meddlesome; excessively pushy in offering one's services; overly eager in offering unwanted services or advices; Ex. officious bellboy
modicum - limited quantity; small amount; Ex. He does not have a modicum of sense; CF. moderate