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hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
stalwart - physically strong; brawny; steadfast; strong in mind or determination; Ex. stalwart supporter; N: stalwart follower
somber - dark; gloomy; melancholy; depressing; CF. shadow
sodden - thoroughly soaked; dull or stupid as if from drink
quandary - dilemma; state of uncertainty; Ex. She is in a quandary about whether to go.
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
balmy - soft and mild (of air); fragrant
sluggish - lazy; slow; inactive; lethargic; CF. slug: nail with no shell
languid - lacking energy or vitality; weary; sluggish; listless
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)