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abashed

embarrassed, ashames, or nonplussed

aloof

withdrawn, standing apart from others

anguish

great mental sufferiing, distress, or pain; to be deeply tormented by pain or sorrow

articulate

to pronounce distinctly; to express well in words; to fit together in a system; able to use laguage effectivly; expressed clearly and forcefully

bask

to be in, to expose oneself to, pleasant warmth; to take pleasure in or derive enjoyment from

defect

an imperfection, flaw, or blemish of some kind; to desert a casue or organization, an imperfection, flaw, or blemish of some kind; to desert a casue or organization

finesse

delicate skill; tact and cleverness; to accomplish something by cleveness, good judgement, or skillful evasion

flaunt

to wave or flutter showily; to display in a conceited, offensive way

forthright

frank, direct, straightfoward

genial

cordial, pleasantly cheerful or warm

instill

To add gradually, to introduce or cause to be taken in

ostracize

to exclude from a group, banish, send away

premonition

forwarning or foreboding a furture event

pseudonym

a pen name, name assumed by a writer

purge

to wash away impurities, clean up; the process of getting rid of something or someone decisively

rehabilitate

to make over in good form; to restore to good condition or to a former position

repercussion

an effect or consequence of some action or event; an echo or reverberation

resolute

bold , determined, firm

retentive

able to hold, keep or recall; retaining knowledge easily

scapegoat

a person or thing carrying the blame for others

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