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laud - praise; N. ADJ. laudable: praiseworthy; ADJ. laudatory: expressing praise
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'
animosity - active enmity
mortician - undertaker; CF. death
lottery - contest in which winners are selected in a drawing of lots
disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured
pediatrician - physician specializing in children's diseases; N. pediatrics
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake