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acquiesce
to agree reluctantly without protesting
cajole
to persuade someone through coaxing or flattery
enmity
hatred, ill-will
furtive
secretive, sly
apocryphal
probably not true but believed by many to be so, questionably authentic
bellicose
aggressive, hostile, war-like, ready to fight
convivial
festive, sociable, having fun together, genial
brusque
rudely abrupt, unfriendly
doleful
mourning, bringing feelings of sadness
capricious
impulsive and unpredictable
prodigious
extraordinary in size, extent or degree
nihilistic
rejecting all moral or religious values, often in the belief that life is meaningless
parsimonious
frugal, miserly, sparing, stingy
verisimilitude
resemblance to truth or reality
noxious
harmful, poisonous
ignominious
disgraceful, very embarrassing
moribund
at the point of death, lacking strength or vigour
palimpsest
something reused or altered but still bearing visible traces of its earlier form
verbose
using too many words both written and spoken
interrobang
punctuation mark that is both an exclamation and question mark at the same time (‽)
syzygy
an alignment of the planets/celestial bodies, esp of the sun and the moon; a pair of connected or corresponding things