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killjoy - grouch; spoilsport; one who intentionally spoils the pleasure of others
rusticate - banish to the country; dwell in the country
sullen - silently showing ill humor or resentment; dark; gloomy
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
fortuitous - accidental; by chance; N. fortuity
marvel - To become filled with wonder or astonishment; N. One that evokes surprise, admiration, or wonder.
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
facade - (fa\c{c}ade) front or face (of building); superficial or false appearance