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Pedantic
stressing trivial points of learning. a type of teacher or teaching.
Pertinacious
stubborn; unyielding; holding firmly to some belief
Pontifical
ornate;stiff;having the pomp and dignity of the the high priest or Pope
pretentious
making claims to some distinctions;showy
prolix
wordy;long-winded
puerile
childish;silly;young
quiescent
inactive;in repose; latent
recalcitrant
unruly; refusing to obey authority
restive
hard to control;restless;contrary
ribald
coarse;vulgar in language ex: Jerry Springer
sardonic
sarcastic; bitterly sneering
sedulous
busy; working hard; diligent
sleazy
flimsy or thin in texture or substance;or poor quality
supercilious
naughty;arrogant
voluptuous
sensuous; full of sensual delights and pleasures