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mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
belligerent - quarrelsome
comely - attractive; agreeable; having a pleasing appearance
grouse - complain; fuss; grumble; grouch; N: plump chickenlike game bird
procurement - obtaining; V. procure: obtain by effort; obtain (a prostitute) for another
discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
accommodate - oblige or help someone; adjust or bring into harmony; adapt; make enough space for; ADJ. accommodative; CF. accomodating: helpful and obliging
hireling - one who serves for hire (usually used contemptuously); one who works solely for compensation; Ex. hireling politician
obsessive - related to thinking about something constantly; of an obsession; preoccupying; N. obsession: compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea; compulsive idea; V. obsess: preoccupy the mind of excessively
indulgent - humoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence