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Meaning little, of slight worth or importance
Trifling

"She's a trifling bitch"
Depressed
Melancholy

Melancholy = Infinite sadness
At rest
Repose
Rude
Impertinent

Simon Cowell says "You better watch me be impertinent on AI"
Clearly apparent to the sight or understanding; obvious
Manifest

Captain Obvious meets the other superheroes at a "man"-"fest"!
To get on someone's good side, reconcile, make up
Conciliate

He got on the criminal's good side by making sure the "Silly Con Ate"! (Con-Silly-Ate)
To re-establish a close relationship; to accept something
Reconcile

I reconciled myself to dealing with boring managers:
"Umm...we're gonna need to you to come in on Saturday...yeah..."
Pointed, moving, touching
Poignant
Choose the best from
Cull

"Cull" the "cool" one!
Speaking clearly with great power
Eloquence

He speaks with eloquence about his elephants.
Passion, intensity
Fervor
Sudden, violent outburst
Paroxysm

Waaaa!!! Pa-ROCKS-ysm!!!
To hold down, crush, subdue
Quell

Crush the cream of the crop? "Quell" the one you "cull"!
Hard to please, picky
Fastidious

Picky, picky!
Guessed or known without being told
Intuitive
Judgment, understanding
Discernment
Easy
Facile
Overpower, conquer
Subdue
Fit for use, appropriate
Apt

A square peg isn't apt for a round hole!
To improve
Ameliorate

If Amelia returns with those muffins, she'll "Amelia-rate" the status of my hunger!
Cannot be taken back
Irrevocable

Something said (or "vocal") can't be taken back!
Urgent, necessary
Imperative


It's im-"pear"-ative that I eat a pear!
Funds donated to an institution; giving something a quality that it doesn't have
Endowment

This cat isn't quite endowed with human intelligence...