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rue - regret; lament; mourn; Ex. He will rue the day; N. ADJ. rueful
gale - windstorm; gust of wind; emotional outburst (laughters, tears); Ex. gale of laughter
fecundity - fertility; fruitfulness; ADJ. fecund: very productive of crops or young
peevish - bad-tempered; irritable; V. peeve: make angry
gust - strong abrupt rush of wind; V. CF. bluster
spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned
frond - fern leaf; palm or banana leaf
niggardly - meanly stingy; parsimonious; N. niggard: stingy person
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
carping - petty criticism; fault-finding; fretful complaining; quibble