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clamor - loud continous noise; continuous demand or complaint made by a large number of people; V: make a clamor; express (a demand) continually and loudly; ADJ. clamorous
rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
solicitous - anxious; worried; concerned; eager; Ex. solicitous to do something; N. solicitude
phlegmatic - calm and unexcitable; not easily disturbed; CF. phlegm: sticky mucus produced in the respiratory tract
outlandish - bizzare; peculiar; unconventional
inroad - hostile invasion; advance that lessens the quantity or difficulty of something; Ex. The long illness made serious inroads on his savings; CF. raid
anodyne - drug that relieves pain or trouble;
perpetual - everlasting
cessation - stoppage
manipulate - operate with one's hands; control or play upon (people, forces, etc.) artfully; maneuver; Ex. how to manipulate publicity and men; ADJ. manipulative