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PERTINACIOUS
PERSISTENT, STUBBORN
PHALANX
MASSED GROUP OF SOLDIERS, PEOPLE, OR THINGS
PHILISTINE
NARROW-MINDED PERSON, SOMEONE LACKING APPRECIATION FOR ART OR CULTURE
PLAIT
TO BRAID
PLANGENT
RESOUNDING, PLAINTIVE
PLAUDIT
APPLAUSE
PNEUMATIC
RELATING TO AIR; WORKED BY COMPRESSED AIR
POLEMIC
CONTROVERSY, ARGUMENT, VERBAL ATTACK
POLYGLOT
SPEAKER OF MANY LANGUAGES
POSIT
TO PUT IN POSITION, TO SUGGEST AN IDEA
PRECEPT
PRINCIPLE, LAW
PRECURSOR
FORERUNNER, PREDECESSOR
PREDILECTION
PREFERENCE, LIKING
PRESCIENT
HAVING FORESIGHT
PRIVATION
LACK OF USUAL NECESSITIES OR COMFORTS
PROBITY
HONESTY, HIHG-MINDEDNESS
PROGENITOR
ORIGINATOR, FOREFATHER
PROGNOSTICATE
TO PREDICT
PROLIFIC
PRODUCTIVE, FERTILE
PROLIX
TEDIOUS, WORDY
PROMULGATE
TO MAKE KNOWN PUBLICLY
PROPINQUITY
NEARNESS
PROPITIOUS
FAVORABLE, ADVANTAGEOUS
PROSELYTIZE
TO INDUCE SOMEONE TO CONVERT TO A PARTICULAR BELIEF OR RELIGION
PROSTRATE
LYING FACE DOWNWARD, LYING FLAT ON THE GROUND
PROVIDENT
PRUDENT, FRUGAL
PROVINCIAL
RUSTIC, UNSOPHISTICATED, LIMITED IN SCOPE
PRURIENT
LUSTFUL, EXHIBITING LEWD DESIRES
PUERILE
CHILDISH, IMMATURE, SILLY
PULCHRITUDE
BEAUTY
PUNDIT
AN AUTHORITY OR CRITIC
PUSILLANIMOUS
COWARDLY
QUERULOUS
INCLINED TO COMPLAIN, IRRITABLE
QUOTIDIAN
OCCURING DAILY, COMMONPLACE
RACONTEUR
A WITTY, SKILLFUL STORYTELLER
RAILLERY
LIGHTHEARTED JESTING
RANCOR
BITTER HATRED
RAPACIOUS
GREEDY, PREDATORY
RAPPROCHEMENT
REESTABLISHING A CORDIAL RELATIONSHIP
RAZE
TO TEAR DOWN, DEMOLISH
RECALCITRANT
RESISITING AUTHORITY OR CONTROL
RECIDIVISM
TENDENCY TO REPEAT PREVIOUS BEHAVIOR
RECONDITE
RELATING TO OBSCURE LEARNING; KNOWN TO ONLY A FEW
RECREANT
DISLOYAL; COWARDLY
REDRESS
RELIEF FROM WRONG OR INJURY
REJOINDER
RESPONSE
RENEGE
TO GO BACK ON ONE'S WORD
RENITENT
RESISTING PRESSURE, OBSTINATE
REPAST
MEAL
REPROBATE
MORALLY, UNPRINCIPLED PERSON
REQUITE
TO RETURN OR REPAY
RESPITE
INTERVAL OF RELIEF
RESTIVE
IMPATIENT, UNEASY, RESTLESS
RETINUE
GROUP OF ATTENDANTS WITH AN IMPORTANT PERSON
REVELRY
BOISTEROUS FESTIVITY
RIBALD
HUMOROUS IN A VULGAR WAY
RIPOSTE
A RETORT
ROCOCO
VERY HIGHLY ORNAMENTED
ROTUND
ROUND IN SHAPE, FAT
RUMINATE
TO CONTEMPLATE, REFLECT UPON
SACROSANCT
EXTREMELY SACRED; BEYOND CRITICISM
SAGACIOUS
SHREWD, WISE
SALACIOUS
LUSTFUL
SALUBRIOUS
HEALTHFUL
SANGUINE
RUDDY, CHEERFULLY OPTIMISTIC
SAPIENT
WISE
SCABBARD
SHEATH FOR SWORD OR DAGGER
SCINTILLA
VERY SMALL AMOUNT
SCINTILLATE
TO SPARKLE, FLASH
SCURRILOUS
VULGAR, LOW, INDECENT
SEDITION
BEHAVIOR PROMOTING REBELLION
SENESCENT
AGING, GROWING OLD
SENTIENT
AWARE, CONCIOUS, ABLE TO PERCEIVE
SEPULCHRAL
TYPICAL PLACE OF BURIAL
SERAPHIC
ANGELIC, PURE, SUBLIME