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contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
plume - feather, esp. large or showy one; something that rises into the air (like the shape of a feather); Ex. plume of smoke:
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
caprice - whim; sudden change of mind without any real cause
patrimony - property inherited from a father
abut - border upon; adjoin
malediction - curse
indecision - irresolution; inability to make up one's mind
suitor - man who is courting a woman
static - having no motion; unchanging; lacking development; N. stasis: stable state