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appease

(v) to soothe, relieve

belated

(adj) late

calamitous

(adj) causing great misfortune

cite

(v) to quote, mention

conventional

(adj) traditional

decoy

(v) to lure into a trap, (n) a person or thing used to lure into a trap

delve

(v) to dig, to search deeply

ensue

(v) to follow in order

gallantry

(n) courage, an act of statement marked by courtesy

impart

(v) to tell, give

judicious

(adj) wise

mediate

(v) to make peace, (adj) being in the middle

milieu

(n) the setting

outlandish

(adj) strange

overbearing

(adj) overpowering

pert

(adj) high-spirited

quirk

(n) an eccentricity, a sudden twist

regale

(v) to entertain

shiftless

(adj) lazy

taint

(n) a stain, mark of dishonor; (v) to contaminate

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