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Acquiesce
Verb
To go along with something
Allure
Noun- Highly attractive quality
Verb- To attract powerfully
Askew
Adj.
Off center
Blithe
Adj.
1. Cheerful and carefree
2. Casual
3. Unconcerned
Conentious
Adj.
1. Creating disagreement
2. Argumentative
Covet
Verb
1. To want somebody else's property
2. To yearn to have
Crestfallen
Adj.
Downcast
Disheveled
Adj.
1. With messed-up hair or clothing
2. Untidy
Exponent
Noun
1. Somebody who supports a cause and speaks in favor of it
2. Explainer of something
3. Practitioner of an art or skill
Garrulous
Adj.
1. Talking too much
2. Wordy
Insuperable
Adj.
Unable to be overcome
Lamentable
Adj.
1. Disappointingly bad
2. Mournful
Misnomer
Noun
1. Unsuitable name
2. Calling something by the wrong name
Profess
Verb
To declare something openly or falsely
Respite
Noun
1. Brief interval of rest
2. Delay
Retribution
Noun
Punishment
Sinuous
Adj.
1. Moving in graceful curves
2. Winding or serpentine
3. Devious
Sonorous
Adj.
1. Producing sound
2. Resonant
3. Having an impressive manner of speaking
Vanguard
Noun
Leading position
Wastrel
Noun
A wasteful person