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spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
protract - prolong; lengthen in time; draw out
personable - attractive (in personality or appearance)
dorsal - relating to the back of an animal; Ex. dorsal fin
chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
bungle - mismanage; blunder; botch; blow; spoil by clumsy behavior
gouge - tear out; cut out (as if with a gouge); Ex. gouge his eyes out; N: chisel for cutting out hollow areas in wood
quietude - tranquillity; calmness