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glare - shine intensely and blindingly; stare fixedly and angrily; N.
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
savor - enjoy; have a distinctive flavor, smell, or quality; N: taste or smell; distinctive quality
concerted - mutually agreed on; done together by agreement; Ex. concerted effort; CF. in concert: working together
encomiastic - praising; eulogistic; N. encomium: very high praise; eulogy
swelter - (of a person) suffer from oppressive heat; be oppressed by heat
expiate - make amends for (a sin)
engender - cause; produce; give rise to