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repel - drive away; disgust; Ex. repel the attack/moisture; Ex. repelled by the dirty room; CF. repulsion
repudiate - disown; disavow; deny
jaded - tired or uninterested by surfeit; fatigued; surfeited; worn out; wearied; Ex. jaded appetite
affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
collation - a light meal; collating
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
statutory - created by statute or legislative action; regulated by statute; Ex. statutory age limit
amnesty - pardon (allowed by government to political criminals)
horticultural - pertaining to cultivation of gardens; N. horticulture: science or art of cultivating fruits, vegetables, or ornamental plants; CF. agriculture: science or art of farming or growing crops
headstrong - willful; stubborn; unyielding; determined to have one's own way; CF. no 'excessive'