There was mud daubed between the logs.
daubed - to smear or cover with soft sticky material such as plaster
The man ruefully held his head in shame.
ruefully - feeling, showing, or causing regret or sorrow
The man will coax the dog into the swimming pool.
coax - obtain by patient, gentle persuasion
The rescue team had to endure the wind and snow going up the mountain.
endure - to bear up under or function in spite of
The teenager looked indignantly at the protester's signs.
indignantly - feeling or showing anger about something considered to be unfair
The girl's hair color was in defiance of the school's dress code.
defiance - bold disobedience; lack of respect for authority
The restaurant is very finicky about the way they prepare their hamburgers.
finicky - exceptionally fussy or hard to satisfy
The woman grudgingly petted the dog rather than continue her walk.
grudgingly - reluctant or unwillingly