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Coterie
clique
Debauch
to corrupt
Diurnal
Daily, routine
Ductile
compliant, moldable
Exiguous
meager, small
Fetish
anything to which one is irrartionally devoted
Foible
frailty in character
Fortitude
strength to bear pain calmly, resiliancy
Grandiloquent
popmous, bombastic words
Imbrolio
confusing situation
Impolitic
unwise, inexpedient
Incipient
beginning stages, inchoate
ingenuous
artless, simple, naive
innuendo
remark suggesting something derogatory
Irascible
quick-tempered
Limpid
perfectly clear
Malevolent
wishing harm, malicious
Metamorphosis
change in character
Niggardly
stingy, miserly
Nuance
variation in meaning
Officious
meddlesome, offering unneeded advice
Organic
inherent, inborn
Periphery
surrounding area, outskirts
Piquant
provacative, pungent, agreeable interest
plethora
abundance
prognosticate
predict
pulchritude
physical beauty
rapacious
taking by force, predatory
Reconnoiter
survey enemy, spy
reprobation
disapproval, rejection, censure
Salubrious
wholesome, promoting health
schism
division
Somnolent
sleepy
stratagem
trick, scheme, strategy
supplication
petition, prayer
traumatic
shocking
umbrage
offense, resentment
vacuity
emptiness of mind, stupid
verile
having manly strength, forceful
voracious
greedy and eager, insatiable
acerbity
sharpness, bitterness
aggrandize
to make greater, richer
aphorism
maxim, short statement of principle
austere
forbidding, severe look
broach
suggest, introduce
circumvent
elude, go around
complacent
satisfied, smug
contumacious
disobedient, rebellious
covenant
promise, agreement
dolorous
mournful
duress
use of threats, compulsion
extraneous
irrelevant
extricate
set free, release
finical
too particular, fastidioud, fussy
foment
stir trouble, instigate
fortuitous
happening of chance
fulmination
explosive shouts, denunciations
haitus
lacuna, gap, opening
immutable
never-changing
impugn
to assail by arguement, challenge as false