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blatant - extremely (offensively) obvious; loudly offensive; Ex. blatant lie; N. blatancy
formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
reminiscence - recollection; V. reminisce: recollect the past
pious - devout; religious; N. piety
mutinous - unruly; rebellious; Ex. mutinous teenagers; N. mutiny: open rebellion; CF. mutineer
amorous - moved by sexual love; loving; of sexual love; Ex. amorous advances
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
fetter - shackle; restrict the freedom of; N. chain or shackle for the foot of a prisoner; CF. foot
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
carping - petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble