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DILETTANTE
someone with superficial knowledge of the arts, an ameteur
EPHEMERAL
of brief duration
FILCH
to steal in a sneaky way
HIATUS
a lapse in action; abeyance
HIRSUTE
hairy
INCITE
to spur into action
LACONIC
concise
MINCE
to cut into small pieces
OVERT
EASILY SEEN; above board
PALATABLE
appetizing; pleasing
PRECLUDE
prevent;hinder
PRECOCIOUS
having unusually early mental development
RANCOR
bitterness
RAZE
to ddestroy totally; demolish
RECALCITRANT
strongly against authority; unruly
SALUBRIOUS
giving a feeling of well being
ABSTRUSE
difficult to understand
ACCOLADE
verbal praise
APHORISM
a brief, often witty saying; a proverb
APLOMB
complete cool
BLITHE
cheerful; merry
BOOR
a person lacking manners or sensitivity
COGENT
convincing; persuasive
CRONY
a pal or buddy