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obstinate
stubborn
antebellum
pre-war
exonerate
To free from a responsibility, obligation, or task.
arbitrary
random
iniquity
Gross immorality or injustice; wickedness
defiant
Marked by defiance; boldly resisting
aggravate
To make worse or more troublesome
integrity
Steadfast adherence to a strict moral or ethical code
patronize
To treat in a condescending manner.
hubris
Overbearing pride or presumption; arrogance:
vengence
revenge
perseverence
never give up
hospitality
kindness toward someone
brazen
To face or undergo with bold self-assurance
prudent
Careful in regard to one's own interests
wary
On guard; watchful:
chaste
not having sex
guile
Treacherous cunning, to trick
abstemious
Sparingly used or consumed
acumen
Quickness, accuracy, and keenness of judgment or insight.
auspicious
Attended by favorable circumstances
belie
To show to be false
bellicose
warlike
chicanery
Deception by trickery or sophistry
churlish
Having a bad disposition: boorish or vulgar
deleterious
having a harmful effect
enervate
To weaken or destroy the strength or vitality of:
epiphany
A sudden manifestation of the essence or meaning of something
evanescent
Vanishing or likely to vanish like vapor
facetious
Playfully jocular; humorous