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parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
primp - groom oneself with care; adorn oneself
acrid - bitter (to the taste or smell); sharp; bitterly pungent
inexorable - relentless; unyielding; implacable; not capable of being changed by entreaty or efforts; Ex. inexorable price rises
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
existential - pertaining to existence; pertaining to the philosophy of existentialism
encompass - surround; include; Ex. His activities encompass publishing and computers.
mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
imbibe - drink in
cogent - convincing