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Pedagogical
teaching
Punitive
punishment, creating burden
Vituperatively
be harshly critical
Mordant
sarcastic
Dubious
unsure about the outcome, possible dishonest or immoral, of uncertain quality.
Censure
disapproval, official condemnation
Litotes
A figure of speech consisting of an understatement in which an affirmative is expressed by negating its opposite
Cabal
group of plotters
Quixotic
romantic, impractical, impulsive
Erudite
very knowledgable through study
Garrulous
talking too much
Veracious
Honest; truthful; Accurate; precise
Discursiveness
Covering a wide field of subjects; rambling, lengthy
Innocuous
unlikely to offend, harmless