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constraint - restraint; compulsion; repression of feelings; reticence; V. constrain: hold back; restrain; compel; oblige; confine forcibly; imprison
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
refractory - unmanageable; disobedient and stubborn; Ex. refractory horse
auxiliary - offering or providing help; additional or subsidiary; N: helper; assistant
belligerent - quarrelsome
asymmetric - not identical on both sides of a dividing central line
parley - conference (between opponents); CF. speak
misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
contrite - penitent; repentant; N. contrition
bombastic - pompous; using inflated language