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amass
v.
to gather or collect for one's use or profit; to accumulate
articulate
v.
1. to pronounce distinctly
2.
to express one's thoughts, feelings, or beliefs in words

adj.
able to speak in clear and effective language
decimate
v.
to kill or destroy a large portion of a group
dexterous/dexterity
adj./n.
skillful in the use of hands or mind
garb
n.
a style of clothing; costume

v.
to clothe or dress
gregarious
adj.
enjoying the company of others; sociable
inherent
existing as a natural part of something
maternal
adj.
1. motherly
2.
relating to or inherited through one's mother
nurture
v.
to care for and give sustenance to

n.
the process of raising one's young
obtrusive
adj.
1. tending to push oneself forward in an unwelcome manner
2. noticeable in an undesirable way
parody
v.
to imitate the style of someone or something in order to make fun of it

n.
an imitation that exaggerates for comic effect
pugnacious/pugnacity
adj./n.
aggressive; eager to fight or quarrel
reprehensible
adj.
deserving blame or rebuke
tractable
adj.
easily managed or controlled
zany
adj.
comical because of strangeness; clownish