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oblique
indirect
cozen
mislead or trick someone
dolorous
pain or sorrow
parry
fencing move
flout
treat someone with scorn
intransigence
stubborness/ inflexibility
fickle
lacks stability
unconscionable
not restrained by conscious; not reasonable
scrupulous
principled
largesse
generosity (superior giving to inferior
fractious
irritable
amok
state of rage
alluvial
relating to the soil deposits left by the river
ambrosia
food of the gods
amortize
end a debt by setting aside money
ameliorate
improve, make better
amble
walk at an easy pace
amalgamate
combining, mixing
amorous
sexual love
alms
money given to poor people
amalgam
mixture of things
amorphous
shapeless
alloy
to debase by mixing something inferior
amity
friendship between two nations,
amistad (spanish for friendship)
amenable
willing to be led
ambivalent
contradictory
amulet
talisman, charm
analgesic
something that kills sensitivity to pain
animus
hostile feeling (think animosity)
anthropia
human like