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Pride&Prejudice 43-61

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Dilatory
slow to act, intended to cause delay
Impetuous
acting or done quickly and without thought or care
Affable
friendly, good-natured, or easy to talk to
Expeditious
done with speed and efficiency
Formidable
inspiring fear or respect through being impressively large, powerful, intense or capable
Diffidence
modesty or shyness resulting from a lack of self-confidence
Austerity
sternness or severity of manner or attitude
extreme plainness and simplicity of style or appearance
Tacit
understood or implied without being stated
Obstinate
stubbornly refusing to change one's opinion or chosen course of action, despite attempts to persuade one to do so