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cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
archaic - antiquated; no longer used; belonging to the past; N.
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
functional - made for practical use only (without decoration); functioning; Ex. functional modern furniture; CF. functionalism
champion - support militantly; fight for; N: person who fights for or supports strongly (a principle, movement, person, etc.)
glamor - compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
pucker - gather into wrinkles or folds; N: wrinkle or fold
gall - annoy; exasperate; chafe; N: skin sore caused by rubbing (as on the skin of a horse); exasperation