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contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
entreat - plead; ask earnestly
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease
chivalrous - courteous; faithful; brave; N. chivalry
implement - put into effect; enforce; carry out; supply with tools; Ex. implement the plan/suggestion; N: tool or instrument
bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted
stoic - stoical; impassive; unmoved by joy or grief; N. CF. stoicism