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strife
conflict or struggle
placating
make (someone) less angry or hostile
tedious
too long, slow, or dull: tiresome or monotonous.
remnant
something left over
render
(v.) to cause to become; to perform; to deliver officially; to process, extract
repressive
keeping down or holding back
exasperate
to annoy thoroughly
insolent
showing a rude and arrogant lack of respect
kindred
one's family and relations
brackish
having a salty taste and unpleasant to drink
timid
shy
malevolent
having or showing a wish to do evil to others
Ostensibly
apparently or purportedly, but perhaps not actually
leering
staring in an evil way
pretentious
making an extravagant outward show, self-important