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INEPT
INCAPABLE, LACKING IN SKILL
ADROIT
SKILLFUL
ENCUMBER
BURDEN OR HINDER SOMEONE
DENIGRATE
TO DEFAME
COVERT
CONCEALED
UNCOUTH
CRUDE,UNREFINED
AGGRAVATE
MAKE IT MORE SEVERE OR HEAVIER
PALPITATE
PULSATE
VOLUBLE
TALKATIVE
TACITURN
SILENT
FOOLHARDY
UNWISELY BOLD
TAWDRY
TASTELESS
EPHEMERAL
LASTING FOR A SHORT TIME
ACRIMONY
BITTERNESS,HARSHNESS
AMITY
FRIENDSHIP
PLAINTIVE
EXPRESSING SORROW OR MELANCHOLY
RESTIVE
UNEASY OR NERVOUS
PERT
LIVELY
OSTENTATIOUS
SHOWY
CORPULENT
FAT
ENTHRALL
CHARM
NEFARIOUS
EXTREMELY WICKED OR EVIL
EQUITABLE
FAIR
COGNIZANT
AWARE
ABJURE
PROMISE TO REJECT
ABJURE
PROMISE OR SWEAR TO GIVE UP
ACTUATE
MOTIVATE
AGOG
HIGHLY EXCITED AND INTENSELY CURIOUS
ANIMADVERSION
CRITICAL REMARK ”He resented the animadversions of his critics particularly because he realized they were true.”
APPRISE
INFORM
APPROBATION
APPROVAL
APROPOS
appropriate;
BANAL
HACKNEYED; COMMONPLACE; TRITE; LACKING ORIGINALITY; CLICHÉD
BEVY
LARGE GROUP
BILLET
BOARD AND LODGING FOR TROOPS
BROMIDE
A DULL PERSON OR IDEA
BROOK
TO ENDURE
BROWBEAT
BULLY; INTIMIDATE
BURNISH
TO POLISH
CAPACIOUS
SPACIOUS
CHOLERIC
HOT-TEMPERED
CHORTLE
TO CHUCKLE
CLEMENT
MILD
COMMENSURATE
MATCHING; CORRESPONDING; OR PROPORTIONATE
COUNTERMAND
TO NEGATE; NULLIFY; OR CANCEL BY A CONTRARY ORDER OR ACTION..
CULL
PICK OUT; REJECT ”Every month the farmer culls the nonplaying hens and sells them to the local butcher.”
CUR
A BASE OR COWARDLY PERSON; AN INFERIOR MONGREL
DEMUR
TO QUESTION OR OPPOSE
DISAPPROBATION
DISAPPROVAL; CONDEMNATION
DISPARAGE
TO BELITTLE
DISSEMBLE
TO CONCEAL THE TRUTH
DISSIPATE
TO SCATTER; PURSUE PLEASURE TO EXCESS
DISTRAIT
ABSENTMINDED; DISTRACTED
DRONE
IDLE PERSON; MALE BEE
ENERVATE
WEAKEN
EXPATIATE
TO ENLARGE OR ELABORATE UPON SOMETHING; TO GO ON IN GREAT DETAIL.. “Every day he would expatiate in great detail on the quality of the sandwiches”
EXPONENT
ONE WHO CHAMPIONS OR ADVOCATES
EXTIRPATE
TO ERADICATE; ROOT OUT; DESTROY; EXTERMINATE..