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forthcoming - happening in the near future; ready; willing to help; Ex. No answer was forthcoming.
threadbare - worn through till the threads show; shabby and poor; hackneyed; Ex. threadbare excuses
mealymouthed - indirect in speech (when something unpleasant must be said); hypocritical; evasive
gingerly - very carefully; ADJ.
autocratic - having absolute unchecked power; dictatorial; N. autocrat, autocracy
submissive - willing to obey orders; yielding; timid
intransigence - refusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
urbane - suave; refined in manner; elegant
aromatic - fragrant; having a sweet smell; N. aroma: strong pleasant smell