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aberrant
(adj) abnormal
heteroclite
(adj) abnormal
preternatural
(adj) abnormal/supernatural
precipitate
(adj) abrupt
headlong
(adj) abrupt (adv) recklessly
curt
(adj) abrupt/blunt
inscrutable
(adj) abstruse
opaque
(adj) abstruse
ancillary
(adj) auxiliary/accompanying
adventitious
(adj) accidental
inure
(v) familiarize
professed
(adj) alleged
purported
(adj) alleged
droll
(adj) funny
antediluvian
(adj) ancient
semblant
(adj) apparent
ostensible
(adj) seemingly true but not
filial
(adj) appropriate for a child
stratified
(adj) arranged in layers
imperious
(adj) arrogant, domineering
haughty
(adj) arrogent <-> obsequious
factitious
(adj) artificial
perspicacious
(adj) astute
doughty
(adj) audacious
game
(adj) audacious
plucky
(adj) audacious
valiant
(adj) audacious
valorous
(adj) audacious
gallant
(adj) audacious/gracious
stout
(adj) audacious/strong
spartan
(adj) austere; simple/bare
bilious
(adj) bad-natured
incipient
(adj) beginning to exist
contentious
(adj) belligerent
chauvinistic
(adj) biased
prepossessed
(adj) biased
tendentious
(adj) biased
unindifferent
(adj) biased
partisan
(adj) biased (n) strong supporter
inane
(adj) bland
insipid
(adj) bland
insipid
(adj) bland
vapid
(adj) bland
audacious
(adj) bold
onerous
(adj) burdensome
oppressive
(adj) burdensome
taxing
(adj) burdensome
exigent
(adj) burdensome/pressing
vitriolic
(adj) caustic, sharp
halcyon
(adj) calm
hushed
(adj) calm
placid
(adj) calm
phlegmatic phlegm
(adj) apathetic (n) indifference
forthright
(adj) candid
unvarnished
(adj) candid
conscientious
(adj) careful/meticulous
scrupulous
(adj) careful/meticulous
mordacious
(adj) caustic, biting
pristine
(adj) clean
limpid
(adj) clear and simple in style
canny
(adj) clever/frugal
pedestrian
(adj) commonplace
prosaic
(adj) commonplace; relating to prose
Byzantine
(adj) complicated
daedal
(adj) complicated
gordian
(adj) complicated
knotty
(adj) complicated
labyrinthine
(adj) complicated
compendious
(adj) concise
bemusing
(adj) confused
anfractuous
(adj) convoluted
flexuous
(adj) convoluted
tortuous
(adj) convoluted
depraved
(adj) corrupted morally
venal
(adj) corruptible
spurious
(adj) counterfeit; false
craven
(adj) cowardly
pusillanimous
(adj) cowardly
fell
(adj) cruel (v) chop, cut down
sardonic
(adj) cynical, scornfully mocking
diurnal
(adj) daily
specious
(adj) deceptively attractive
despondent
(adj) depressed
errant
(adj) devious/fallible
disparate
(adj) different
dissimilar
(adj) different
variant
(adj) different
divergent
(adj) different/abnormal
ingratiating
(adj) disarming
mendacious/mendacity
(adj) dishonest (n) a lie
perfidious
(adj) disloyal
recreant
(adj) disloyal; cowardly
discrete
(adj) distinct, separate
quotidian
(adj) diurnal/banal
hegemonic (hegemony)
(adj) domineering (n) domination, usually by a country
imperative
(adj) domineering/pressing
fey
(adj) doomed
forlorn
(adj) abandoned; despairing / pitiful in appearance
bacchanalian
(adj) drunkenly festive
plastic
(adj) ductile
pliable
(adj) ductile
supple
(adj) ductile
moribund
(adj) dying, decaying
ebullient
(adj) enthusiastic
tantamount
(adj) equivalent in value or significance; amounting to
amatory
(adj) erotic
recondite
(adj) esoteric
superfluous
(adj) excess
plaintive
(adj) expressing sorrow
equitable
(adj) fair
ersatz
(adj) fake
sophistic
(adj) fallacious
propitious
(adj) favorable, advantageous
dolorous
(adj) feeling or expressing great sorrow
truculent
(adj) fierce; ready to fight
fulsome
(adj) flattering excessively; excessive
epicurean
(adj) food lover
asinine
(adj) foolish
fatuous
(adj) foolish
portentous portent
(adj) foreshadowing (n) omen
fetid
(adj) foul-smelling, putrid
pettish
(adj) fretful, irritable
amicable
(adj) friendly
sparing
(adj) frugal
corybantic
(adj) furious
frenzied
(adj) furious
magnanimous
(adj) generous
munificent
(adj) generous
unstinting
(adj) generous
amiable
(adj) gentle
saturnine
(adj) gloomy
morose
(adj) gloomy, sullen
august
(adj) grand
exalted
(adj) grand
sublime
(adj) grand
effulgent
(adj) grant
unctuous
(adj) greasy, oily; smug and falsely earnest
covetous
(adj) greedy
rapacious
(adj) greedy; predatory
macabre
(adj) gruesome, producing horror
credulous
(adj) gullible
susceptible
(adj) gullible
effusive
(adj) gushing (excessively demonstrative)
indolent
(adj) habitually lazy, idle
deleterious
(adj) harmful
noxious
(adj) harmful, unwholesome
baleful
(adj) harmful, with evil intentions
scathing
(adj) harshly critical; painfully hot
raucous
(adj) harsh-sounding; boisterous
cursory
(adj) hastily done, superficial
retrograde
(adj) having a backward motion or direction
sententious
(adj) having a moralizing tone
elegiac elegy
(adj) having a mournful quality (n) mournful poem
prescient
(adj) having foresight
salubrious
(adj) healthful
salutary
(adj) health-promoting, beneficial
inimical
(adj) hostile
esurient
(adj) hungry, greedy
soporific
(adj) hypnotic
lackadaisical
(adj) idle, lazy; apathetic, indifferent
illusory
(adj) illusive
malevolent
(adj) ill-willed
callow
(adj) immature
jejune
(adj) immature/undernourished/bland
licentious
(adj) immoral; unrestrained by society
peremptory
(adj) imperative; dictatorial
quiescent quiescence
(adj) inactive, at rest (n) inactivity, stillness
querulous
(adj) inclined to complain, irritable
irreconcilable
(adj) incompatible
oblique
(adj) indirect, evasive; misleading, devious
dissipated
(adj) indulging in sexual pleasure
turgid
(adj) inflated/overblown
insinuating
(adj) ingratiating
saccharine
(adj) ingratiating
abortive
(adj) interrupted while incomplete
choleric
(adj) irascible
testy
(adj) irascible
anomalous
(adj) iregular or devious from the norm
cantankerous
(adj) irritable
irascible
(adj) irritable
ornery
(adj) irritable/cheap
vexing
(adj) irritating/confusing
rebarbative
(adj) irritating; repellent
jocular
(adj) jovial, playful, humorous
inchoate
(adj) just begun; disorganized
regal
(adj) kinglike
chivalry
(adj) knighted era
tardy
(adj) late
abeyant
(adj) latent
prepatent
(adj) latent
ludicrous
(adj) laughable, ridiculous
opulent
(adj) lavish
profuse
(adj) lavish
comatose
(adj) lethargic
enervated
(adj) lethargic
languid
(adj) lethargic
torpid
(adj) lethargic
invidious
(adj) likely to provoke ill will, offensive
viviacious
(adj) lively
strident
(adj) loud, harsh, unpleasantly noisy