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consternation - great shock; dismay
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
sluggard - lazy person
gnarl - protruding knot on a tree; V.
eminent - rising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position
arroyo - gully; narrow channel formed by rainwater
prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
flair - talent
bluster - blow in heavy gusts; threaten emptily; bully; speak in a noisy or bullying manner; CF. breeze, gust, gale
nicety - precision; accuracy; minute distinction or difference; Ex. to a nicety: exactly; precisely; Ex. distinguish between niceties