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Brandish

Verb to wave or flourish in anger or threat

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Glower

Noun or verb to have an angry look

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Sagely

Noun/adj having or showing profound wisdom

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Daunting

Adj difficult to deal with, can be intimidating

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Infuriating

Making one very angry

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Impervious

Adj not allowing fluid to go through

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Bravado

Boldness to impress or intimidate

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Sanctity

Ultimate importance, or being very holy or scared.

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Demure

Reserved, modest, or shy... Lending such an appearance

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Fervor

Intense overly passionate feeling

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Paunch

Large protruding stomach

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Interspersed

Scatter amongst things different places, diversify with other things

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Corpulent

Adj fat

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Looming

Appear in a shadowy form.. Seem like it s about to happen.. Exaggerated appearance of something dark in fog..

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Demented

Behave irrationally due to anger, distress, or excitement

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Assimilating

Take in information, or to integrate

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Composite

Made up of different elements, dealing with architecture

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Purge

To get rid of unwanted feeling or condition

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Propitiating

To win or regain someone's favor by doing something that pleases them

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Pinnacle

High point of a rock or object, most successful point

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Quavered

Shake or tremble in someone's voice, due to nervousness or emotion

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Truculently

Adj quick or eager to fight, aggressively defiant

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Cessation

Noun being brought to an end or the process of being brought to an end

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Parry

Answer a question evasively

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Talisman

Inscribed ring or stone meant to bring good luck and magic

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Inimical

Adj unfriendly or hostile, tending to obstruct or to harm

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Ensconce

Verb to establish or settle in a comfortable safe place

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Elephantine

Verb resembling the characteristics of an elephant

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Distended

Swell due to pressure inside