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cloying - distasteful (because excessive); excessively sweet or sentimental; V. cloy: become unpleasant through too much sweetness or excess
stout - rather fat; strong in body; sturdy; resolute; determined; strong in determination; Ex. stout stick/supporter
progeny - children; offspring; descendants
bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
brusque - blunt; abrupt; curt; not wanting to waste time being nice
equanimity - calmness of temperament; composure
exclaim - cry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
peripatetic - walking about from place to place (to work); moving; Ex. peripatetic school of philosophy
noncommittal - neutral; refusing commitment to a particular opinion; unpledged; undecided