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exhibiting a display of great wealth
opulent
elaborately decorated
ornate
describing a show or pretentious display
ostentatious
profoundly moving; touching
poignant
intense enthusiasm
ebullience
emotionally unrestrained; gushy
effusive
conspicuously bad or offensive
egregious
extremely or deliberately shocking or noticable
flagrant
wildy excited or active
frenetic
given freely; unearned
gratuitous
extra; unnecessary
superfluous
to ease a pain or burden
alleviate
a place of retreat or security
asylum
favorable; promising
auspicious
well meaning; generous
benevolent
kind and gentle
benign
to calm or soothe
mollify
the act of making something useful again
reclamation
to give official authorization or approval
sanction
doubtful; of unlikely authenticity
dubious
concocted to decieve; made
fabricated
the practice of pretending to be something one is not; insincereity
hypocrisy
false charges and malicious oral statements about someone
slander
not genuine
spurious
shew; clever
astute
secretive
clandestine
a brilliantly executed plan
coup
not straightforward; crafty
disingenuous
a crafty trick
ruse
a clever trick used to deceive or outwit
stratagem
done by secretive means
surreptitiously
on guard
wary
cunning
wily
open to more than one interpretation
ambiguous
simultaneously having opposing feelings; uncertain
ambivalent
feeling or showing little emotion
apathetic
determined by impulse rather than reason
arbitrary
impulsive and unpredictable
capricious
to avoid making a definite statement
equivocate
not caring one way or another
indifferent
unplanned; naturally occurring
spontaneous
subject to erratic behavior; unpredictable
whimsical
unimportant
inconsequential
concerned only with what is on the surface or obvious; shallow
superficial
having little substance or strength; shaky; weak
tenuous
of little importance or significance
trivial
hard working
assiduous
forceful; uregently demanding attention
compelling
marked by painstaking effort
diligent
stubbornly perservering
dogged