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Nomadic
adj, wandering roving
tribe
Obloquy
N. abusive, defaming language; public reproach
loqu=say or talk
Obsequious
fawning, servile, submissively compliant
Way back when women who wore sequins acted like this
Oscillate
to wing back and forth like a pendulum, waver
the double l's don't leave much room to do this
Pallid
pale, wan
the undercooked nasty won ton looked like this
Pandemonium
a wild tumult, an uproar, din
this can be described in an easy to spell three letter word.
Pradox
a seemingly contradictory statement that may in fact be true: self- contradictory statement or condition
"its a curious paradox" why my mother who says she is so good at acting played the mime in the fantastics
Pariah
an outcast; in india, a member of a low caste
rhymes with a girl that you don't really like that much, so you cut her out of your life...YOU GO GIRL
plebiscite
a direct vote in which the whole population may take part, usually in regard to an important public issue.
the plebians of ancient times first came up with this excellent use of deciding thingsq
Querulous
fretful, peevish, habitually complaining
sounds sort of like quarrel
Raucous
grating in sound strident harsh
who made all that @#$%$@
Recalcitrant
stubbornly resistant to authority or control
she is so recalcitrant she won't even recalculate her answers!
redolent
fragrant, odorous, especially suggesting the source of smell
her perfum made me think of red roses
Redoubtable
formidable, aesome, owrthy of respect
First i doubted her, but now i give her all my respect
Relevant
pertininet, bearing on the matter at hand
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