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thwart - block or hinder; baffle; frustrate
menagerie - collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo
pungent - stinging; acrid; sharp in taste or smell; (of speech or writing) caustic; N. pungency
defer - give in respectfully; submit; delay till later; exempt temporarily; N. deferment; CF. show respect, comply with, courteous
ratiocination - reasoning; act of drawing conclusions from premises; V. ratiocinate: reason logically
allure - entice; attract; tempt
crinkle - wrinkle
draught - current of air (through a room or to a fire); act of pulling roads; act of swallowing liquid or amount of liquid swallowed at a time
crotchety - (of someone old) eccentric; odd; whimsical; bad-tempered; N. crotchet: odd or whimsical notion
dispassionate - calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings