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cower - shrink quivering as from fear; cringe
propitiate - appease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
venturesome - (of a person) bold; adventurous; daring; (of an action) risky
disjointed - disconnected; lacking coherence; V. disjoint: disconnect; disjoin
grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
imperious - domineering; too commanding; haughty; CF. imperial/emperor
acidulous - slightly sour (in taste or manner); sharp; caustic
deploy - spread out (troops) in an extended though shallow battle line; distribute (persons or forces) systematically or strategically
hatch - deck opening; lid covering a deck opening; V: emerge from an egg; produce (young) from an egg