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harangue
ranting speech
hedonist
one who feels they should only pursue pleasure
iconolast
one who attacks the common belifs
idolatrous
excessively worshiping one thing
idol
immutable
unable to be changed
mutate
imperious
commanding
imperitive-must do-command
impute
to blame
incediary
someone who agitates
reading someones DIARY is a
inchoate
formless
indigent
poor
indignation
anger sparked by injustice
poor angry
inept
not capable
ingenuous
innocent
inimical
hostile
injunction
an order
juncture comand
inoculate
vaccine to create and immunity
insatiable
never satisfied
sati(sfy)ably
insular
narrow minded
sul small narrow
interlocutor
someone who is talking
locu--talk
intransigent
refusing to compromise
not-wavering trans give in
inure
to make someone become accustomed to a sitiuation
IN itiated
invective
angry, verbal attack
iridescent
rainbow colors
irrevocable
can't be taken back
irreversable
largess
generous giving of gifts
large giving
latent
hidden but vunerable
legerdemain
deception
put off untill demain secretly
licentious
lack of moral
licen- lack of
lithe
gracefull
malestrome
destructive whirl pool
malediction
curse
bad--words
mawkish
sick sentimentality
mendacious
lying character
modicum
smalll ammount
morass
wet swampy bog, confusion
swamp . mind
mores
moral attitude of a people
moral
myriad
great numbers
nadir
lowest point
neophyte
lacking experience
neo -- new
nominal
insignifigant
obdurate
unyeilding to persuasion
obfuscate
incomprehensible
confusing
officious
someones services that arn't needed
office not needed
onerous
burdensome
ornery b/c this
palliate
reduce in severity
make pallateable
panacea
remedy for ills
remedy
pariah
outcast
parsimony
frugality
MONeY carefull with it
pejorative
derogatory
prejudging
pellucid
clear easily understood
clear talk
penchant
tendancy
perspicacity
shrewdness
shrewd
pert
bold
pertinacious
stubbornly persistent
pert= bold PERsistent
phlegmatic
uninterested
pithy
concisely meaningful
plattitude
cliche
attitude is negetive towards these
polemic
aggessive argument
probity
virtue
opposite of probation
portent
an omen
potentate
one who has great power
potent leader
precipice
face of a cliff
cliff
preponderance
superiority in importance
before you ponder know the king is supieror
privation
lacking necessities
not privy
profligate
extravagant
GATE lavish
promulgate
procclaim
PRO claim
presage
an omen
messAGE
protean
able to change shape
prowess
extrodinary ability
puerile
juvinile
choclate sticks for kids
pulchritude
physical beauty
beauty
quixotic
idealistic
exotic positive
quotidian
daily
rail
to scold
rapport
mutal understanding
renunciation
to reject
repentant
sorry
repent
repose
to rest
rescind
take back
rectitude
extreeme morality
remiss
negligent
respite
break, rest
resplendent
shiny
rhapsodize
excessive enthusiasim
ribald
crudely humorous
ruminate
reflect
reflect
ruse
a trick
saccharine
sickeningly sweet
too candy
sagacity
shrewdness
satiate
to satisfy excesively
satisfy +
salient
conspicous
scintillating
sparkling
semaphore
visual signal
seminal
original
serendipity
luck
solipsistic
self centered
soli--- one self
somnolent
sleepy
sophomoic
immature
spurious
false but plausible
staid
sedate
SeDATe
scintillating
sparkling
servile
subservient
SERVIEnt sub
surreptitious
stealthy
surrogate
one acting in place of another
swarthy
dark in color
sycophant
one who flatters for self gain
syco phsyco mind flattering ones own mind
tangential
incidential
tantamount
equivilant in value
temerity
audacity
timorous
timid
TIMid
tirade
long speech
toady
one who flatters in the hope of gaining favors
tome
large book
bible
torrid
intense heat
transmute
to change or alter shape
mut mutate
trenchant
effective
trench warefare-- effective
trite
not original
truculent
ready to fight
truncate
shorten by cutting off
turgid
swollen
ubiquitous
existing everywhere
umbrage
resentment
unctuous
smooth
undulate
move in waves
upbraid
scold severly
whip you with a braid
unsurp
seize by force
vapid
lacking liveliness
variegated
diversified
vari varied
vestige
mark or trace something lost
virtuoso
one who excells in art
viscous
not free flowing
viscocity= thick slow moving not fee flowing
vitriolic
causitc quality
vituperate
to berate
vociferous
loud boisterous
wantan
undiciplined
winsome
charming pleasing
win some over with charm
sizened
dry wrinkled
zephyr
gentle breeze