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careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
pacify - soothe; make calm or quiet; subdue; bring peace to
morose - ill-humored; sullen; sullenly melancholy
elysian - relating to paradise; blissful
treatise - article treating a subject systematically and thoroughly
resentment - indignation; bitterness; displeasure; V. resent: feel anger about
mongrel - plant or animal (esp. a dog) of mixed breed; ADJ.
reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
agenda - items of business at a meeting