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raconteur - story-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
recalcitrant - disobedient or resisting authority even after being punished; obstinately stubborn; determined to resist authority; unruly; Ex. recalcitrant child
impiety - irreverence; lack of respect for God or piety
waver - move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
extol - praise very highly; glorify
apprehensive - fearful; discerning
pugilist - boxer; CF. pugilism: boxing
sporadic - occurring irregularly; intermittent
tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation