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whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
restraint - moderation or self-control; controlling force; restriction
wispy - thin; slight; barely discernible
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
encroachment - gradual intrusion; Ex. I resent all these encroachments on my valuable time; V. encroach: take another's possessions or right gradually or stealthily; intrude; Ex. encroach on/upon
exemplary - serving as a model; outstanding; Ex. exemplary punishment/behavior; N. exemplar: typical example; model
continence - self-restraint; sexual chastity; sexual abstinence; voluntary control over bladder and bowel functions; ADJ. continent
hermetic - sealed by fusion so as to be airtight; airtight
dazzle - make blind with a sudden intense light; amaze; fill with wonder
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments