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obstreperous
boisterous
obstacle that causes tripping from boisterous brother
obtrude
to be pushed or push oneself into undue prominence
intrude
odium
a feeling of extreme dislike
odius
opium
officious
intermedding with what is not one's concern
podium
onus
a burden or responsibility
a heavy weight on us
palatial
magnificent
great tasting
palliate
to cause to appear less guilty
spread the spinach on the plate
panacea
a remedy or medicine proposed for to cure all diseases
pan - asia
panegyric
a formal eulogy of a person or act
lyric
panoply
a full set of armor
canopy of green camoflauge for soldiers
paragon
a model of excellence
pentagon
pariah
a member of a degraded class, outcast
away from the parish
paroxysm
a sudden outburst of any kind of activity
par oxy morons
suddenly jumping out of egg shells
parsimonious
unduly sparing in the use of money
monies
pathos
the quality in any form of representation that rouses emotion or sympathy
pathy
paucity
fewness
few paws in the city
peccadillo
a small breach of propriety or principle
pecca dillo (slipped on the dill pepper but thought it was nothing)
pellucid
translucent
not quite lucid (clear) but translucent
penchant
a bias in favor of somethign
chanting in the pen (all animals sound the same) all chanting towards the same piece of food
peregrination
a wandering
pere (around)<br />
the nation
the paths of wandering look like a big grin
premptory
precluding question or appeal
empty you of defenses ahead of time
perjury
a solemn assertion of a falsity
persiflage
banter
flag around the persi like high schoolers do when they talk
petulant
displaying impatience
like a petal
physiognomy
the external appearance merely
pique
to excite a slight degree of anger in
like a pipe sounding
plenary
entire
like the planet
poignant
painful to the spirit
point
polyglot
speaking several tongues