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retaliate - repay in kind (usually for bad treatment); V. retaliate
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
ubiquitous - being everywhere; omnipresent; N. ubiquity
cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
peevish - bad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
aspirant - seeker after position or status
doctrinaire - unable to compromise about points of doctrine; dogmatic; unyielding; marked by inflexible attachment to a doctrine without regard to its practical difficulties
expedite - hasten; make go faster
gauche - clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
buffoonery - clowning