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pacate
to soothe, to pacify, to appease
platitude
a dull remark, a chiche, a weak comment
pompous
arrogant, self-important
ponderous
very heavy, bulky or dull, boring
pragmatic
pracical, down to earth
preclude
the prevent, the shut out
precocious
prematurely intelligent, showing intelligence as a child
prententious
showy, flashy, overdone
prodigious
enormous
profane
not polite, not religious (opposite: sacred)
profusion
an abndance, a great amount
prolific
productive, plentiful, abundant, producing many offspring
propensity
a tendency, a leaning, a bent
provincial
unsophisticated, countrylike, narrow-minded
prudent
wise, careful, cautious, sensible
pugnacious
combative, quarrelsome, eager to fight
quandary
a state of doubt, a state of confusion
raconteur
a storyteller
rancor
bitterness, resentment, malice, spite
recalcitrant
unruly, defiant, unwilling to follow orders
recluse
a person who lives away from others, an isolate
redundant
repetitious, wordy, excessive
refurbish
to renovate, to refreshen, to make like new
relegate
to banish, to exile, to demote
recluse
a person who lives away from others, an isolate
redundant
repetitious, wordy, excessive
refurbish
to renovate, to refreshen, to make like new
relegate
to banish, to exile, to demote