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coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
relent - become less severe; give in(surrender); ADJ. relentless: unyielding; continuously severe
cogent - convincing
welter - confusion; turmoil; confused mass; bewildering jumble; Ex. welter of data
epithet - word or phrase characteristically used to describe a person or thing; descriptive phrase to characterize a person (often contemptous)
remorse - deep regret for wrongdoing; guilt; self-reproach
intrepid - fearless
volley - simultaneous discharge of a number of shots; V.
cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle