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acrimony
Bitter
affable
Easy and pleasant to speak to
affluence
A plentiful supply of material goods
ambiguous
Open to more than one interpretation
candor
Frankness or sincerity of expression
castigate
To inflict severe punishment on
charlatan
A person who makes elaborate, fraudulent, and often voluble claims to skill or knowledge; a quack or fraud.
circumspect
Heedful of circumstances
debiliate
To sap the strength or energy of; enervate.
disparage
To speak of in a slighting or disrespectful way; belittle.
didactic
Intended to instruct.
disparate
Fundamentally distinct or different in kind; entirely dissimilar
enumerate
To count off or name one by one;
erroneous
Containing or derived from error
esoteric
Intended for or understood by only a particular group:
pedantic
Characterized by a narrow, often ostentatious concern for book learning and formal rules
petulant
Unreasonably irritable
refute
To prove to be false
taciturn
Habitually untalkative
repudiate
o reject the validity or authority of