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Aberration
the fact or an instance of straying from the moral standard
Approbation
an act of approving formally
Bellicose
favoring or inclined tostart quarrels or wars
Conflagration
likely to cause an arguement or quarrel; belligerent
Contentious
likely to cause an argument or quarrel
Credence
mental acceptance as true or real
Embodiment
a representation in human form
eminent
standing out as to be readily perceivd or noted
Endemic
belonging or native to a particular people or country
Epithet
a disparaging comment or word
Finesse
skillful handling of a situation
Fusillade
a number of shots fired simultaneously or in rapid succession
Paradox
a statement that is seemingly contradictory or opposed to common sense and yet istrue
Percipient
a person who receives telepathic messages
Philistine
a person who is guided by materialism and is usually disdainfulofintellectual or artistic values
Rejoinder
an answer to a reply
Sartorial
of or relating to a tailor or tailored clothes
Sedulous
involving or accomplishedwith careful perseverance
Scrunity
asearching study or inquiry
Supercilious
cooly and patronizingly haughty