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Insidious
1.intended to entrap or beguile: an insidious plan.
2.stealthily treacherous or deceitful: an insidious enemy.
3.operating or proceeding in an inconspicuous or seemingly harmless way but actually with grave effect: an insidious disease.
affable
1.pleasantly easy to approach and to talk to; friendly; cordial; warmly polite: an affable and courteous gentleman.
2.showing warmth and friendliness; benign; pleasant: an affable smile.
prolific
producing offspring, young, fruit, etc., abundantly; highly fruitful: a prolific pear tree.
vile
-wretchedly bad: a vile humor.
-highly offensive, unpleasant, or objectionable: vile slander.
wretch
a deplorably unfortunate or unhappy person.
proliferate
to grow or produce by multiplication of parts, as in budding or cell division, or by procreation.
contentious
tending to argument or strife; quarrelsome: a contentious crew.
ease
-to free from anxiety or care
-freedom from labor, pain, or physical annoyance
revere
to regard with respect tinged with awe; venerate: The child revered her mother.
agitate
to move or force into violent, irregular action: The hurricane winds agitated the sea.
narcissist
inordinate fascination with oneself; excessive self-love; vanity.
apetite
a desire for food
affinity
a natural liking for or attraction to a person, thing, idea, etc.
confluence
a flowing together of two or more streams, rivers, or the like: the confluence of the Missouri and Mississippi rivers.
awe
an overwhelming feeling of reverence, admiration, fear, etc., produced by that which is grand, sublime, extremely powerful, or the like: in awe of God; in awe of great political figures.