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desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
withdrawn - introverted; retiring; remote
manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative
candor - frankness; open honesty; ADJ. candid
recuperate - recover; return to health; regain; Ex. recuperate losses
paroxysm - fit or attack of pain, laughter, rage; sudden outburst
profound - deep; not superficial; complete; Ex. profound thinker/remark/silence/deafness; N. profundity
infest - inhabit in numbers large enough to be harmful; Ex. Mice infested the house; Ex. shark-infested waters
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
invert - turn upside down or inside out; reverse the position or condition of