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pedantic
stressing trivial points of learning
lacking a sense of proportion in scholarship
pertinacious
stubborn unyeilding holding firmly to one belief
pontificial
ornate stiff having the dignity of a priest or pope
pretentious
making claims against distinctions
showy
prolix
wordy
long winded
puerile
childish
silly
young
quiescent
inactive, in respons, latent
recalcitrant
unruly, refusing to obey authority
restive
hard to control, restless, contrary
ribald
course, vulgar in language, irreverent
sardonic
sarcastic, bitterly sneering
sedulous
busy, working hard, diligent
sleazy
flimsy or thin in texture or substance, of poor quality
supercilious
naughty, arrogant, contemptuous
voluptuous
sensuous, full of sensual delight and pleasures
sardonic
sarcastic, bitterly sneering
sedulous
busy, working hard, diligent
sleazy
flimsy or thin in texture or substance, of poor quality
supercilious
naughty, arrogant, contemptuous
voluptuous
sensuous, full of sensual delight and pleasures