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COGENT
Convinving and well-reasoned.
Related words: cognitive, cognition, cogitate
DERIDE
To speak of or treat with contempt, to mock
Related words: derision, derisive
ELEGY
A sorrowful poem or speach
Related words: Elegiac, dirge, lament
ELOQUENT
Persuasuve and moving, esoecually in speech
Related words: articulate, expressive, fluent, meaningful, significant, smooth-spoken
INIMICAL
Hostile, unfriendly
Related Words: adverse, antagonistic, dissident, recalcitrant
LASSITUDE
A stated of dimished energy
Related words: debilitation, enervation, fatigue, langor, listlessness, tiredness, weariness
LAVISH
Extremely generous or extravagant; to give unsparingly
OBDURATE
Hardened in feeling, retisant to persuation
OBSTINATE
Stubborn, unyielding
OCCLUDE
To stop up, prevent the passage of
INGENUOUS
Showing innocence or childlike simplicity
OBVIATE
to prevent; to make unnecessary
ONEROUS
troublesome and oppressive; burdensome
PARAGON
Model of excellence or perfection
PERFIFIOUS
willing to betray one's trust