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Qualms
Misgivings; reservations; causes for hesitancy
noxious
harmful, injurious
obtuse
lacking in sharpness of intellect; not clear or precise in thought or expression
acumen
keen, accurate judgement or insight
abate
to lessen in intesity or degree
accolade
n expression of praise
adulation
excessive praise; intense adoration
aesthetic
dealing with, appreciative of, or responsive to art or the beautiful
ameliorate
to make better or more tolerable
ascetic
one who practices ridged self denial, as in acts of regligous devotion
avarice
greed, esp for wealth
axiom
a universally recognized prinicple
burgeon
to grow rapidly and flourish
bucolic
rustic and patoral; characteristic of rural areas and their inhabitants
cacophony
harsh, jarring, discordant sound; dissonant