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  1. demeanor
  2. onus
  3. requisite
  4. deference
  5. bulwark
  1. a needed, necessary, regarded as essential or indispensable
    S: Required; Incumbent
    A: Nonessential; Optional
  2. b something that is heavy or burdensome (especially an unwelcome responsibility); a stigma; blame
    S: Duty; Stigma
  3. c the way a person behaves, overall impression made by comportment, manner, etc.; facial appearance, mien
    S: Conduct; Behavior
  4. d a strong defense or protection, a solid wall-like structure for defense; to provide such
    defense or protection
    S: Stronghold; Citadel
    A: Breach; Weakpoint
  5. e courteous yielding to the wishes and ideas of another person; great respect marked by submission, as to a superior
    S: Respect; Consideration; Coutesy
    A: Contempt; Disrespect; Scorn; Disdain

5 Multiple Choice Questions

  1. to send or hand in (as money); to cancel (as a penalty or punishment), forgive, pardon; to lessen, diminish; to put off, postpone, defer
    S: Pay; Absolve
  2. of or pertaining to a tailor or his work; having to do with clothes or dress (especially men's)
  3. to soften, make gentle, pacify; to calm, allay (as an emotion), assuage, appease, placate; to reduce in intensity
    A: Enrage; Anger
  4. conclusive, final, representing the limit of what can be done
    S: Exhaustive; Authoritative
    A: Tenative; Inconclusive
  5. a confused hodgepodge of sounds, hubbub; an uproar or commotion that goes far beyond what is justified
    S: Furor; Hullabaloo

5 True/False Questions

  1. adamantto oppose successfully; to prevent, frustrate
    S: Foil; Baffle
    A: Aid; Abet

          

  2. enigmaticeasily made angry, bad-tempered
    S: Irascrible; Testy
    A: Affable; Genial

          

  3. cloyto spoil or destroy an appetite by too much indulgence, especially in sweet or rich things; to glut, satiate, surfeit
    A: Stimulate; Whet

          

  4. impromptuto send or hand in (as money); to cancel (as a penalty or punishment), forgive, pardon; to lessen, diminish; to put off, postpone, defer
    S: Pay; Absolve

          

  5. mawkishexcessively and objectionably sentimental; having a mildly sickening flavor
    S: Mushy; Nauseating
    A: Callous; Insensitive

          

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