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Insolent
Adj - Rude and disrespectful arrogance
Nebulous
Adj - liable to more than one interpretation, ambiguous, vague, hazy.
Laudable
Adj - deserving honor;respectable, praiseworthy
Meretricious
Adj - tastelessly showy and flashy
Ineffable
Adj - Unable to put into words, indescribable
Turgid
Adj - In a swollen state, like a sponge
Ingratiate
Verb - To bring oneself into favor, to suck up.
Caravansary
Noun - Eastern inn with large inner court for caravans to rest.
Libertine
Noun - A person who is loose in morals
Prig
Adj - Prim and Proper
Rancor
Noun - A bitter grudge
Magnanimous
Adj - of great courage; noble.
Inquest
Noun - An official inquiry
Expostulation
Noun - An act of reasoning with a person to disuade them.
Truculent
Adj - Having an eagerness to fight
Redolent
Adj - having a pleasant odor
Garrulous
Adj - given to conversation, talkative.