1. speak in tongues speak unintelligibly in or as if in religious ecstasy
  2. contentious showing an inclination to disagree
  3. countenance the appearance conveyed by a person's face
  4. spoken language (language) communication by word of mouth
  5. second-guess evaluate or criticize with hindsight
  6. squinting having eyes half closed in order to see better
  7. spending the act of spending or disbursing money
  8. scantiness the quality of being meager
  9. acquaintance personal knowledge or information about someone or something
  10. surroundings the environment in which something exists or lives
  11. scantness the quality of being meager
  12. speaking capable of or involving speech or speaking
  13. supplanting act of taking the place of another especially using underhanded tactics
  14. countinghouse office used by the accountants of a business
  15. cantankerous stubbornly obstructive and unwilling to cooperate
  16. chain tongs a pipe wrench used for turning large pipes
  17. stagnant anoxia anoxia resulting from slow peripheral circulation
  18. subcontinent a large, distinct landmass that is part of a larger landmass
  19. spellbinding attracting and holding interest
  20. piquantness a tart spicy quality