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jargon
nonsensical, incoherent, or meaningless talk.
fallacious
tending to mislead. deceptive.
ubiquitous
being or seeming to be everywhere at the same time; omnipresent
lassitude
a state or feeling of weariness, diminished energy, or listlessness.
elegiac
involving elegy or mourning or expressing sorrow for that which is irrecoverably past.
virtuoso
musician with masterly ability, technique, or personal style.
auspicious
prosperous
ambivalent
mixture of opposite feelings or attitudes
calumny
slander

a false statement maliciously made to injure another's reputations
clement
lenient or merciful.
miasma
noxious atmosphere or influence(bad influence)
execrable
extremely inferior, very bad.
vindictive
disposed to seek revenge. revengeful
ingenuous
lacking in cunning, guile, or worldliness..artless
compunction
a strong uneasiness caused by a sense of guilt.
untrammeled
not limited or restricted. unrestrained.
pithy
precisely meaningful. forceful and brief
foist
to pass off as genuine, valuable, or worthy
hiatus
a gap or interruption in space, time or continuity. a break
eclectic
made up of or combining elements from a variety of sources
lithe
readily bent, supple.
sultry
very humid and hot.
salacious
appealing to or stimulated sexual desire. lustful
vouchsafe
to condescend to grant or bestow.
spurious
lacking authenticity or validity in essence or origin. not genuine. false.