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umbrage - resentment; anger; sense of injury or insult; Ex. take umbrage at his rudeness
nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
inhibit - restrain; prohibit; retard or prevent; N. inhibition
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
hallucination - delusion; false idea; false perception of objects with a compelling sense of their reality; objects so perceived; V. hallucinate; ADJ. hallucinatory
feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
ambience - environment; atmosphere; Ex. restraurant with a pleasant ambience; ADJ. ambient: completely surrounding; Ex. ambient temperature
impecunious - without money