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Abscond
To depart clandestinely; to steal off and hide
Aberrant
Deviating from the norm
Alacrity
Eager and enthusiastic willingness
Anomaly
Deviation from the normal order, form, or rule; abnormailty
approbation
an expression of approval or praise
Arduous
Strenuous, taxing; requiring significant effort
Assuage
To ease or lessen; to appease or pacify
Audacious
Daring and fearless; recklessly bold
Austere
Without adornment; bare; severly simple; ascetic
Axiomatic
Taken as a given; possessing self evident truth
Canonical
Following or in agreement with accepted, traditional standards
Capricious
Inclined to change one's mind impulsively; erratic, unpredictable
Censure
To criticize severely; to officially rebuke
Chicanery
Trickery or subterfuge
Connoisseur
An informed and astute judge in matters of taste; expert
Convoluted
Complex or complicated
Disabuse
To undeceive; to set right
discordant
conflicting; dissonant or harsh in sound
disparate
fundamentally distinct or dissimilar
effrontery
extreme boldness; presumptuousness
eloquent
well-spoken, expressive, articulate
enervate
to weaken; to reduce in vitality
ennui
dissatisfaction and restlessness resulting from boredom or apathy
equivocate
to use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent
erudite
very learned; scholarly