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abhorrent
awful
motif
theme that repeats
adversities
problems to overcome
percolate
bubbling, gettng ready (bubbling, cooking)
cajole
coax, persude
assidious
with extreme effort/ care
coerce
persuade by force
ascertain
find out
stymied
to prevent/ stop/ blockade
paucity
lack of/none/ small amount
gregarious
sociable
dogmatic
stubbornly oppinionated
loquacious
talkative
garrulous
talkative
laconic
using very few words
terse
sparing in the use of few words, abrupt
furtive
secretive, clandestine
prodigious
enormous, a lot of...
complacent
smug, self-satisfied
reticent
reserved
bellicose
belligerent, warlike
nefarious
wicked
munificient
generous, bountiful
detrimental
harmful
philanthropic
charitable
altrutistic
unselfish
satiate
fill, satisfy, gorge
vehement
passion, ardor, intensity
dige
a lament for the dead, elegy
bolster
strengthen, reinforce
congenial
hospitable, personable
congenital
inervate, inborn
rambunctious
boisterous
traduce
defame
conducive
favorable to
circumscribe
restrict
circumlocution
verbosity
circumvent
avoid, evade
listless
lacking energy
languid
relaxed
torpor
lethargy
innate
inborn
focund
rich, lush
banal
trite or ordinary
obstreperous
unruly , disruptive
salubrious
healthy
opulent
wealthy lavish
plethora
excess
derth
lack of
Inured
something annoying that you HAVE TO DO
histrionic
melodramatic
remunerate
pay someone for services rendered or work done
arduous
onerous, strenuous
fallacious
false
cornucopia
abundance
urbane
suave
sere
dry, arid
surfeit
excess
lugubrious
mournful