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Fraternize

To be friendly

2

Grandeur

Magnificence.

3

Hamper

To interfere with; to hinder.

4

Haughty

Arrogant; acting superior.

5

Heroine

1. Brave woman
2. Leading female character in a book or movie.

6

Hypocrisy

Extreme insincerity; saying one thing and doing the opposite.

7

Indictment

Accusation; criticism.

8

Inelastic

Rigid; firm.

9

Introspective

Examining one's own thoughts.

10

Lukewarm

1. Moderately warm.
2. Not enthusiastic

11

Mill

Instrument used to grind something.

12

Mystify

To confuse; to make unclear.

13

Nostalgic

Longing for the "good old days".

14

Parched

Very thirsty; very dry.

15

Pitfall

An unknown danger.

16

Quaint

Unusual in a nice way; old-fashioned.

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Rant (v., n.)

1. (v.) to yell angrily
2. (n.) an angry or excited speech.