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POLITIC
SCHREWD AND PRACTICAL IN MANAGING OR DEALING WITH THINGS, DIPLOMATIC
POLYGLOT
A SPEAKER OF MANY LANGUAGES
POSIT
TO ASSUME AS REAL OR CONCEDED: PROPOSE AS AN EXPLANATION.
POTENTATE
A MONARCH OR RULER WITH GREAT POWER.
PRAGMATIC
PRACTICAL, AS OPPOSED TO IDEALISTIC
PRATTLE
MEANINGLESS, FOOLISH TALK.
PRECIPITATE
TO THROW VIOLENTLY OR BRING ABOUT ABRUPTLY: LACKING DELIBERATION.
PRE'CIS
SHORT SUMMARY OF FACTS
PRESCIENT
HAVING FORESIGHT
PREVARICATE
TO LIE OF DEVIATE FROM THE TRUTH
PRISTINE
FRESH AND CLEAN: UNCORRUPTED
PROBITY
COMPLETE HONESTY AND INTEGRITY
PROCLIVITY
A NATURAL INCLINATION OR PREDISPOSITION
PRODIGAL
LAVISH: WASTEFUL
PROFLIGATE
CORRUPT: DEGENERATE
PROLIFERATE
TO INCREASE IN NUMBER QUICKLY
PROPITIATE
TO CONCILIATE: TO APPEASE
PROPRIETY
THE QUALITY OF BEHAVING IN A PROPER MANNER: OBEYING RULES AND CUSTOMS
PRUDENCE
WISDOM, CAUTION, OR RESTRAINT
PUERILE
CHILDISH, IMMATURE, OR SILLY
PUGILISM
BOXING
PULCHRITUDE
BEAUTY
PUNGENT
SHARP AND IRRITATING TO THE SENSES
PUSILLANIMOUS
COWARDLY, WITHOUT COURAGE
QUERULOUS
INCLINED TO COMPLAIN, IRRITABLE
QUIESCENT
MOTIONLESS
QUIXOTIC
OVERLY IDEALISTIC, IMPRACTICAL
QUOTIDIAN
OCCURRING DAILY, COMMONPLACE
RACONTEUR
WITTY, SKILLFUL STORYTELLER
RAREFY
TO MAKE THINNER OR SPARSER
REDRESS
RELIEF FROM WRONG OR INJURY
REJOINDER
RESPONSE
REPAST
MEAL OR MEALTIME
REPLETE
ABUNDANTLY SUPPLIED, COMPLETE
REPOSE
RELAXATION, LEISURE
REPUDIATE
TO REJECT THE VALIDITY OF
REQUITE
TO RETURN OR REPAY
RESTIVE
IMPATIENT, UNEASY, OR RESTLESS
RETICENT
SILENT, RESERVED
RHETORIC
EFFECTIVE WRITING OR SPEAKING
RIBALD
HUMOROUS IN A VULGAR WAY
ROCOCO
VERY HIGHLY ORNAMENTED, RELATING TO AN 18TH CENTURY ARTISTIC STYLE OF ELABORATE ORNAMENTATION.
RUSTIC
RURAL
SACROSANCT
EXTREMELY SACRED, BEYOUND CRITICISM
SAGACIOUS
SHREWD, WISE
SALIENT
PROMINENT, OR NOTABLE SIGNIFICANCE
SALUBRIOUS
HEALTHFUL
SANGUINE
RUDDY, CHEERFULLY OPTIMISTIC
SARDONIC
CYNICAL, SCORNFULLY, MOCKING
SATIATE
TO SATISFY FULLY OF OVERINDULGE
SCINTILLA
TRACE AMOUNT
SEDITION
BEHAVIOR THAT PROMOTES REBELLION OR CIVIL DISORDER AGAINST THE STATE
SENTIENT
AWARE, CONSCIOUS, ABLE TO PRECEIVE
SERAPHIC
ANGELIC, SWEET
SINECURE
A WELL-PAYING JOB OR OFFICE THAT REQUIRES LITTLE OF NO WORK
SLAKE
TO CALM DOWN OR MODERATE
SOBRIQUET
NICKNAME
SOLECISM
GRAMMATICAL MISTAKE, BLUNDER IN SPEECH
SOPORIFIC
CAUSING SLEEP OR LETHARGY
SPARTAN
HIGHLY SELF-DISCIPLINED, FRUGAL, AUSTERE
SPECIOUS
DECEPTIVELY ATTRACTIVE, SEEMINGLY PLAUSIBLE BUT FALLACIOUS
SPORTIVE
FROLICSOME, PLAYFUL
STASIS
A STATE OF STATIC BALANCE OR EQUILIBRIUM, STAGNATION
STENTORIAN
EXTREMELY LOUD
STIGMA
A MARK OF SHAME OR DISCREDIT
STOLID
UNEMOTIONAL, LACKING SENSITIVITY
STRATAGEM
TRICK DESIGNED TO DECEIVE AN ENEMY
SUBLIME
LOFTY OR GRAND
SULLY
TO TARNSIH, TAINT
SUPPLANT
TO REPLACE (ANOTHER) BY FORCE, TO TAKE THE PLACE OF
SURFEIT
EXCESSIVE AMOUNT
SURLY
RUDE AND BAD-TEMPERED
SYBARITE
A PERSON DEVOTED TO PLEASURE AND LUXURY
SYCOPHANT
A SELF-SERVING FLATTERER, YES-MAN
SYMBIOSIS
COOPERATION, MUTUAL HELPFULLNESS
SYNCOPATION
TEMPORARY IRREGULARITY IN MUSICAL RHYTHM
SURLY
RUDE AND BAD-TEMPERED
TACITURN
SILENT, NOT TALKATIVE
TALON
CLAW OF AN ANIMAL, ESPECIALLY A BIRD OF PREY
TANGENTIAL
DIGRESSING, DIVERTING
TAWDRY
GAUDY, CHEAP, OR SHOWY
TERRESTRIAL
EARTHLY, DOWN-TO-EARTH, COMMONPLACE
TIRADE
LONG, HARSH SPEECH OR VERBAL ATTACK
TOADY
ONE WHO FLATTERS IN THE HOPE OF GAINING FAVORS
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TANGENTIAL
DISGRESSING, DIVERTING
TORPOR
EXTREME MENTAL AND PHYSICAL SLUGGISHNESS
TRANSITORY
TEMPORARY, LASTING A BRIEF TIME