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mitigate
to lessen
defenestration
to throw ones self out of a window
forestall
to prevent
subterfuge
deciet used in order to achieve ones goals
bigamous
having more than one wife
prodigous
large quanity
catharsis
emotional purification
colloquial
conversational, informal
elucidate
to make clearer
furtive
done slyly
prosaic
banal (boring, over used)
spurious
false, fake
strident
loud, harsh
surmise
to infer
vapid
tasteless or dull
ingenous
sincere, unsophisticated
inscrutable
hard to understand
impenetrable
hard to understand; impossible to pass through
fell
cruel
interlocution
conversation
collusion
conspiracy
sagacious
wise
compunction
guilt
matriculate
to enroll
defunct
dead and gone
abstemious
someone who refrains from doing something
paltry
something that lacks signifigance
penchant
liking or enthusiasm for
secular
not having to do with religon
insoluble
without an answer