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polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
patriarch - father and ruler of a family or tribe
jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
progeny - children; offspring; descendants
disbar - make (a lawyer) leave the bar or the legal profession
gainsay - deny
residue - remainder; balance
intimidate - frighten; N. intimidation