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baleful
harmful
minatory
menacing or threatening nature
pernicious
tending to cause harm or death
pusillanimous
cowardly
recreant
unfaithful or disloyal, craven
timorous
timid
trepidation
state of alarm, dread
inexorable
not capable of persuasion
intransigent
refusing to change position, uncompromising
obdurate
hardened in wrongdoing, stubbornly impenitent
pertinacious
stubbornly persistent
perverse
directed away from what is right and good
recalcitrant
stubborn resistance
refractory
obstinately resistant to authority or control
renitent
not pliant
untoward
not favorable, unruly
callow
immature
engender
give rise to
incipient
beginning
nascent
emerging, coming into existence
bombastic
grandiloquent
circumlocution
wordy, roundabout language
garrulous
excessive trivial talk
grandiloquent
pompous speech
loquacious
very talkative
periphrastic
roundabout language
prolix
tediously prolonged, wordy
turgid
grandiloquent, ornate complex language
antithetic
opposition, direct contrast, antithesis
churlish
boorish
curmudgeon
ill tempered person, full of resentment and stubborn
truculent
disposed to fighting, pugnacious;
scathing
insipid
not tasty, dull
hackneyed
over familiar through overuse
pedestrian
ordinary
prosaic
consisting of prose, ordinary speach or writing
quotidian
everyday, commonplace
terse
brief, to the point
compendious
succinct
curt
rudely brief or abrupt
laconic
concise
pithy
precisely meaningful, forceful and brief
credulous
gullible
taciturn
habitually untalkative
novitiate
novice
tyro
beginner to learn
abet
help
ancillary
of secondary importance;
auxillary, helping
countenance
face;
support, approval
mainstay
a chief support
munificent
generous
sustenance
act of sustained, supporting life, support
avaricious
greedy
covetous
jealous
mercenary
greedy, paid soldier
miserly
one who lives meagerly to hoard money;
greedy
penurious
stingy
venal
capable of betraying honor for price, corruptable
propitiate
appease
slake
to satisfy