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aberrant
deviating from the norm
adjective
alacrity
eager and enthusiastic
noun
anomaly
deviation from the normal order, form, or rule; abnormality
noun
approbation
an expression of approval or praise
noun
assuage
to ease or lessen; to appease or pacify
verb
audacious
daring and fearless; recklessly bold
adjective
capricious
inclined to change one's mind impulsively; erratic; unpredictable
adjective
censure
to criticize severely; to officially rebuke
verb
chicanery
trickery or subterfuge
noun
connoisseur
an informed and astute judge in matters of taste; expert
noun
discordant
conflicting; dissonant, or harsh in sound
adjective
disparate
fundamentally distinct or dissimilar
adjective
eloquent
well-spoken; expressive; articulate
adjective
enervate
to weaken; to reduce in vitality
verb
ennui
dissatisfaction and restlessness resulting from boredom or apathy
noun
equivocate
to use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent
verb
exculpate
exonerate; to clear of blame
verb
exigent
urgent; pressing; requiring immediate action or attention
adjective
filibuster
intentional obstruction, especially using prolonged speechmaking to delay legislative action
noun
ingenuous
artless; frank and candid; lacking in sophistication
adjective
inured
accustomed to accepting something undesirable
adjective
irascible
easily angered; prone to temperamental outbursts
adjective
laud
to praise highly
verb
maganimity
the quality of being generously noble in mind and heart, especially in forgiving
noun
martial
associated with war and the armed forces
adjective
discordant
conflicting; dissonant, or harsh in sound
adjective
disparate
fundamentally distinct or dissimilar
adjective
eloquent
well-spoken; expressive; articulate
adjective
enervate
to weaken; to reduce in vitality
verb
ennui
dissatisfaction and restlessness resulting from boredom or apathy
noun
equivocate
to use ambiguous language with a deceptive intent
verb
exculpate
exonerate; to clear of blame
verb
exigent
urgent; pressing; requiring immediate action or attention
adjective
filibuster
intentional obstruction, especially using prolonged speechmaking to delay legislative action
noun
ingenuous
artless; frank and candid; lacking in sophistication
adjective
inured
accustomed to accepting something undesirable
adjective
irascible
easily angered; prone to temperamental outbursts
adjective
laud
to praise highly
verb
maganimity
the quality of being generously noble in mind and heart, especially in forgiving
noun
martial
associated with war and the armed forces
adjective
relegate
to forcibly assign, especially to a lower place or position
verb
solicitous
concerned and attentive; eager
adjective
sporadic
occurring only occasionally, or in scattered instances
adjective
static
not moving, active, or in motion; at rest
adjective
stupefy
to stun, baffle, or amaze
verb
tortuous
winding; twisting; excessively complicated
adjective
truculent
fierce and cruel; eager to fight
adjective
voracious
having an insatiable appetite for an activity or pursuit; ravenous
adjective
waver
to move to and fro; to sway; to be unsettled in opinion
verb