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scurrilous - abusive; obscene; indecent; Ex. scurrilous remark
impetuous - violent; hasty; rash; impulsive; without careful thought; Ex. impetuous decision
willful - wilful; intentional; headstrong
gravity - seriousness; ADJ. grave
cogent - convincing
dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
colossal - huge
temperate - moderate; restrained; self-controlled; moderate in respect to temperature; CF. temperance: moderation and self-restraint; abstinence of alcoholic drinks; Ex. temperance society
obstinate - stubborn; hard to control or treat; Ex. obstinate cough; N. obstinacy
presume - take for granted; assume; act overconfidently; take liberties; presume on/upon: take unfair advantage of (someone's kindness or connection); N. presumption