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aesthetic
artistic; having to do with art or beauty; sensitive to art and beauty
charisma
a special quality of leadership or a special charm that captures the public imagination and inspires devotion
cliché
an overused idea or expression; a trite saying
conceive
to imagine or develop as an idea; to understand or grasp; to become pregnant with
emphatically
forcefully; assertively
martial
military; suggesting war; warlike
paradox
a statement that may be true but seems to say contradictory things
prolific
producing a great deal of something; producing many young or much fruit
recipient
a person who receives something
wan
sickly pale or faint; colorless
aura
a distinctive quality surrounding a person or thing; an invisible, enveloping glow
fabricate
to build or manufacture; to make-up or invent (as a story or an excuse)
impediment
a speech disorder; an obstruction of some kind
mediocre
only average or ordinary; medium; neither bad nor good
opportune
right for the purpose; advantageously timed
qualm
an uneasiness, misgiving, or doubt; a slight feeling of sickness or nausea
reactionary
1: advocating a return to an earlier social, political, or economic policy or condition
2: one who advocates a return to an earlier policy or condition
stamina
vigor; strength; endurance
zealous
intensely devoted; eager; enthusiastic
zeyphr
a gentle wind; a mild breeze