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homespun

simple and unsophisticated

evasive

tending to avoid/get away from

foreboding

sense of impending misfortune

belligerent

aggressively hostile; warlike

urbane

sophisticated

abstract

theoretical; without reference to specifics

callous

emotionally hardened

bemused

preoccupied; deep in thought

timorous

timid; shy

zealous

highly motivated

vexed

annoyed; irritated; distressed

evocative

bringing strong images/memories or feelings to mind

allusive

characterized by allusions (indirect references)

colloquial

informal; ordinary

fervent

warmth of spirit

bombastic

pretentious and pompous

Candid

Open and sincere; straightforward; honest

Vitriolic

Scathing or bitter

Jocund

Joyful; cheery

Pedantic

Concerned with unimportant details

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