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ABJURE
recant, revoke, request, demand
ADJURE
state an oath
AMENABLE
responsible, liable
DESICCATE
dry up
EXTENUATE
lessen the severity of
FASTIDIOUS
hard to please, meticulous
FACTIOUS
producing dissention
FACTUOUS
foolish
INGENIOUS
inventive, resourceful
INGENUOUS
naive, frank
INVECTIVE
to denounce, objurgate
NETTLE
IRRITATE
METTLE
SPIRIT, COURAGE
PARSIMONY
stinginess
PATRIMONY
property inherited from ancestors
INCORRIGIBLE
cannot be corrected
INDURATE
hardened
IMPERVIOUS
not easily influenced
IMPERIOUS
domineering, acting haughtily
REBUKE
abnegate, reprehend, invective, objurgate
AFFRONT
insult openly
PUGNACIOUS
belligerent
EQUIVOCAL
ambiguous, equivocate
VERACIOUS
honest
ABSTEMIOUS
eat or drink sparingly
ABROGATE
to abolish
ABRADE
to scrap out
ADAMANT
immovable
ABUMINATE
to dislike
ALLACRITY
agility, willingness
APPROBATE
approval or consent
ASSIMILATE
to absorb
BELABOR
to attack verbally, affront
BLASE
indifferent
BRIGAND
robber, bandit
CALUMNY
asperity, to denouce, slander
CANARD
hoax, to play a trick
CASUISTRY
false reasoning, spurious
CAPITULATE
to surrender on condition
CAPTIOUS
touchy or crass
CAVIL
to quibbile, to find fault in
CELERITY
rapidly, velocity