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punctilious
adj. scrupulous and observant
reprisal
an injury done for an injury recieved, payback, brinkmanship
sacerdotal
adj. priestly
scintillating
flashing giving of sparks brilliant
splenetic
spiteful, irritable
superannuated
retired because of old age
temerity
NOUN: boldness, rashness, foolishness
timorous
timid
tirade
long speech, a harangue
verbose
prolix, wordy
virago
quarrelsome woman, a shrew (like shakespeare)
vociferous
clamorous, shouting noisily
volatitle
evaporating easily, changing readliy to vapor
wheedle
to cajole coax flattery
zodiac
12 signs, named for a constellation
opportune
timely, advantageous seasonable

Opportune moment
platonic
idealistic spiritual unsensual
promiscuous
loose, easy, sex uncontrolled
egregious
bad obvious

ie- bad teeth
prodigious
mighty, monsterous
desultory
haphazard, random, occasional
explicit
clearyl stated
blasphemous
to curse
hallowed
holy, blessed
ornate
showy, sumptuous