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impromptu - without previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
headlong - hasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.
finicky - too particular; fussy; difficult to please; too concerned with unimportant details or quality; Ex. finicky about her food
afterlife - life after death; later part of one's life
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
indiscriminate - choosing at random; confused; not based on careful distinctions
knell - tolling of a bell especially to indicate a funeral, disaster, etc.; sound of the funeral bell; V.
unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation