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crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
debonair - (of men) friendly, charming, and fashionably dressed; aiming to please; CF. of good disposition
philanderer - faithless lover; flirt
fallible - liable to err
vendetta - blood feud (esp. between two families); CF. Nina Williams
bristle - short stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
orthography - correct spelling; CF. ortho-: straight; correct; Ex. orthodontics
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
insomnia - wakefulness; inability to sleep
colloquy - informal discussion; conversation