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succor - assist (someone in difficulty); aid; comfort; N.
penitent - repentant; N.
amicable - peaceful; politely friendly; not quarrelsome; Ex. amicable settlement
cunning - clever in deceiving; sly; N: cleverness in deceiving; deceit
criteria - standards used in judging; CF. criterion
bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with
furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
astringent - binding; causing contraction (stopping bleeding); harsh or severe; stringent; Ex. astringent criticism
facilitate - help bring about; make less difficult
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously