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engross - occupy fully; absorb
volition - act of using one's will; act of making a conscious choice; Ex. She selected this dress of her own volition.
fraught - filled (with something unpleasant); full; Ex. fraught with danger and difficulties; CF. freight
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
husbandry - frugality; thrift; economy; agriculture; farming; Ex. animal husbandry; CF. husbandman
partiality - state of being partial; inclination; favorable bias; special fondness; preference
fanfare - call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display
denigrate - blacken; defame
parameter - limit; independent variable; Ex. parameters of the problem; Ex. within the parameters of the budget
bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery