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polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
pensive - dreamily or deeply thoughtful; sadly thoughtful; thoughtful with a hint of sadness; contemplative; CF. think over
smolder - smoulder; burn slowly without flame; be liable to break out at any moment; exist in a suppressed state; Ex. smoldering anger
analgesic - causing insensitivity to pain; N.
lackadaisical - lacking interest or effort; lacking purpose or zest; lazy; halfhearted; languid
bevy - large group; Ex. a bevy of starlets
sheaf - bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
objective - not influenced by emotions; fair; N: goal; aim
mire - entangle; stick in swampy ground; stick or sink in mire; N: bog; deep mud; Ex. sucked deeper into the mire
lethal - deadly