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colossal
very great in size, gigantic, enormous
amorphous
lacking definite shape or form
manic
having or showing an exaggerated enthusiasm, interest, desire, or level of activity
affable
easy to talk to, nice, generous
discerning
having or showing sharp perception and judgement, rapidly noticing small differences or fine distinctions
overwrought
under considerable emotional strain; extremely nervous, excited, or tense
prognosis
prediction, forecast
painstakingly
careful, showing great effort
assess
to evaluate
absurdity
foolish, stupid, ridiculous
inane
without point or meaning, silly, foolish
euphemism
a more pleasant word or phrase used in place of another felt to be unpleasnat
ludicrous
provoking laughter, scorn, or ridicule
evasive
intentionally misleading, indirect
enigmatic
puzzling, mysterious, hard to understand or explain
doggedly
refusing to give up despite difficulties; determined
stately
impressively formal and serious in style and proportion
enigma
riddle, mystery, puzzle