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sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
disputatious - argumentative; fond of argument
grate - make a harsh noise; have an unpleasant effect; shred by rubbing against a rough surface; Ex. grated cheese N: framework of metal bars to hold fuel in a fireplace
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
evince - show clearly
celerity - speed; rapidity
quiescent - dormant; temporarily inactive; at rest; N. quiescence
crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
hyperbole - exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
introvert - one who is introspective or inclined to think more about oneself; ADJ. introverted