(noun), strict disciplinarian; one who rigidly follows rules.
(adjective), overly sentimental.
(adjective). Quick, shrewd and unpredictable.
(adjective), gaudy; falsely attractive.
(noun) figure of speech comparing two different things.
(adjective), extremely careful; fastidious; painstaking.
(verb) to operate against; work against.
(noun) frivolity; gaiety; laughter.
(noun) a person who dislikes others.
(noun) a written note or letter.
(verb) to soften; to lessen.
(verb) to calm or make less severe.
(verb) to shed hair, skin or an outer layer periodically.
(adjective) extremely plain or secluded, as in a monastery.
(noun). No variation; tediously the same.
(noun) fixed customs or manners; moral attitudes.
(adjective), lacking foresight; having a narrow view or short range perspective.
(noun), lowest point.
(adjective) lacking sophistication or experience.
(adjective) starting to develop; coming into existence.
(noun) new word or expression.
(noun) novice; beginner.