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facile
easily accomplished
clique
group
unwieldly
bulky
augment
enlarge
contort
twist
imperceptible
Impossible or difficult to perceive by the mind or senses
lassitude
weakness
vitiate
destroy value
extol
praise highly
flay
scold
heinous
evil
Machiavellian
governed by opportunity
imperturbable
Unshakably calm and collected
fatuous
foolish
opprobrium
Scornful reproach or contempt
foist
To pass off as genuine, valuable, or worthy
glib
Performed with a natural, offhand ease/Smooth
trend
general direction
tactic
An expedient for achieving a goal; a maneuver.
stigmatize
To characterize or brand as disgraceful or ignominious.
stagnant
motionless
procrastinate
put off
legerdemain
sleight of hand
erudite
scholarly
germane
close relations
iconoclast
One who attacks and seeks to overthrow traditional or popular ideas or institutions
nascent
Coming into existence; emerging
superfluous
Being beyond what is required or sufficient
sojourn
temporary stay
confront
come face to face, approach
vehemently
Characterized by forcefulness of expression or intensity of emotion or conviction
acme
The highest point,
erudite
Characterized by erudition; learned
volition
The act or an instance of making a conscious choice or decision
phobia
persistent, abnormal, and irrational fear of a specific thing or situation that compels one to avoid it,
tenable
Capable of being maintained in argument
halcyon
Calm and peaceful; tranquil
antipathy
A strong feeling of aversion or repugnance
ingratiate
To bring (oneself, for example) into the favor or good graces of another, especially by deliberate effort
penury
Extreme want or poverty; destitution.
copious
Yielding or containing plenty; affording ample supply:
epitome
representative or example of a class or type:
repugnant
Arousing disgust or aversion
degrade
To reduce in grade, rank, or status; demote.
genre
category of artistic composition, as in music or literature, marked by a distinctive style,