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expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
kleptomaniac - person who has a compulsive desire to steal
atavism - resemblance to remote ancestors rather than to parents; reversion to an earlier type; throwback; ADJ. atavistic
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous
repository - storehouse
overbearing - bossy; domineering and arrogant; decisively important; Ex. overbearing manner/importance; V. overbear: dominate
carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
livid - lead-colored; black and blue (as from a bruise); ashen; enraged; extremely angry
asinine - stupid; Ex. asinine remarks