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Abstain
avoid; refrain from
Adulterate
corrupt, make inferior; water down milk or other liquids
Apathy
indifference, disinterest
Audacious
bold, daring, fearless; impudent, arrogant
Capricious
fickle, changeable
Corroborate
confirm to be true; reinforce; certify
Desiccate
dry up, dry out, remove all moisture; preserve food by drying, dehydrate
Engender
produce, cause ; beget, bring into being (i.e. children)
Ephemeral
lasting only a day; short-lived, transitory
Gullible
credulous, trusting; naive; easy to deceive
Homogenous
similar, of similar nature, having like characteristics
Laconic
terse, concise, using few words
Laudable
worthy of praise, worthy of honor, commendable
Loquacious
talkative, tending to talk too much; wordy
Mitigate
soften in force or severity; lessen the impact or intensity of; appease, make easier, sweeten; be assuaged, become less severe (about punishments, circumstances, emotions, etc.)

לשכך
Pedant
meticulous person, fastidious person; strict person, fussy person; person who strictly adheres to information in books without using common sense
Pragmatic
practical, pertaining to action, of practice
Propriety
fairness, decency; courtesy, politeness; appropriateness; suitability, fitness

הגינות; נימוס
Vacillate
sway to and fro, fluctuate; hesitate, waver

להתנועע, להיטלטל; להסס
Volatile
evaporating easily; rapidly changing; fickle