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melancholy - gloomy; morose; blue; N. ADJ. melancholic; CF. melancholia
presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
objective - not influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim
victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
choleric - hot-tempered; bad-tempered; irritable; easily angered; CF. cholera
bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
verisimilar - having the appearance of truth or reality; probable or likely to be true; plausible
desolate - make desolate; forsake; abandon and desert
dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal