Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman

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  1. befuddle
    be confusing or perplexing to
  2. remiss
    failing in what duty requires
  3. obstreperous
    noisily and stubbornly defiant
  4. captivate
    attract; cause to be enamored
  5. mercurial
    liable to sudden unpredictable change
  6. crestfallen
    brought low in spirit
  7. unrestricted
    not subject to or subjected to limiting
  8. laconic
    brief and to the point
  9. raucous
    unpleasantly loud and harsh
  10. enthrall
    hold spellbound
  11. gist
    the central meaning or theme of a speech or literary work
  12. trepidation
    a feeling of alarm or dread
  13. insinuate
    suggest in an indirect or covert way; give to understand
  14. conclusively
    in a conclusive way
  15. incipient
    only partly in existence; imperfectly formed
  16. taciturn
    habitually reserved and uncommunicative
  17. negligent
    characterized by undue lack of attention or concern
  18. incarnate
    possessing or existing in bodily form
  19. unruly
    unable to be governed or controlled
  20. confuse
    mistake one thing for another
  21. dejected
    affected or marked by low spirits
  22. dishearten
    take away the enthusiasm of
  23. stumble
    miss a step and fall or nearly fall
  24. boisterous
    full of rough and exuberant animal spirits
  25. subdue
    put down by force or intimidation
  26. dispel
    to cause to separate and go in different directions
  27. engross
    devote fully to
  28. concentrate
    make denser, stronger, or purer
  29. engaging
    attracting or delighting
  30. emerge
    come out into view, as from concealment
  31. reluctant
    not eager
  32. casual
    without or seeming to be without plan or method; offhand
  33. falter
    move hesitatingly, as if about to give way
  34. temperament
    your usual mood
  35. engage
    consume all of one's attention or time
  36. anguish
    extreme distress of body or mind
  37. harsh
    disagreeable to the senses
  38. introduce
    bring something new to an environment
  39. solitary
    not growing or living in groups or colonies
  40. intense
    possessing a distinctive feature to a heightened degree
  41. settle
    become resolved, fixed, established, or quiet
  42. reserve
    hold back or set aside, especially for future use
  43. tender
    easy to cut or chew
  44. risk
    a source of danger
  45. alarm
    a device signaling the occurrence of some undesirable event
  46. limit
    as far as something can go
  47. attend
    be present
  48. exist
    have a presence
  49. experience
    the content of observation or participation in an event
  50. authority
    the power or right to give orders or make decisions
  51. record
    anything providing permanent evidence about past events
  52. character
    a property that defines the individual nature of something

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