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enervate
v/ to weaken, exhaust
ephemeral
adj/ short-lived, fleeting
eschew
v/ to shun, avoid
evanescent
adj/ fleeting, momentary
evince
v/ to show, reveal
exculpate
v/ to free from guilt or blame, exonerate
execrable
adj/ loathsome, detestable
exigent
adj/ urgent, critical
expiate
v/ to make amends for, atone
expunge
v/ to obliterate, eradicate
extant
adj/ existing, not destroyed or lost
extol
v/ to praise, revere
fallacious
adj/ incorrect, misleading
fastidious
adj/ meticulous, demanding, having high and often unattainable standards
fatuous
adj/ silly, foolish
fecund
adj/ fruitful, fertile
feral
adj/ wild, savage
fetid
adj/ having a foul odor
florid
adj/ flowery, ornate
fractious
adj/ troublesome or irritable
garrulous
adj/ talkative, wordy
grandiloquence
n/ lofty, pompous language
gregarious
adj/ drawn to the company of others, sociable
hackneyed
adj/ unoriginal, trite
hapless
adj/ unlucky
harangue
n/ a ranting speech v/ to give a ranting speech
hegemony
n/ domination over others
iconoclast
n/ one who attacks common beliefs or institutions
ignominious
adj/ humiliating, disgracing
impassive
adj/ stoic, not susceptible to suffering
imperious
adj/ commanding, domineering
impertinent
adj/ rude, insolent
impervious
adj/ impenetrable, incapable of being affected
impetuous
adj/ rash; hastily done
impinge
v/ to impact, affect, make an impression v/ to encroach, infringe
implacable
adj/ incapable of being appeased or mitigated
impudent
adj/ casually rude, insolent, impertinent
inchoate
adj/ unformed or formless, in a beginning stage
incontrovertible
adj/ indisputable
indefatigable
adj/ incapable of defeat, failure, decay
ineffable
adj/ unspeakable, incapable of being expressed through words
inexorable
adj/ incapable of being persuaded or placated
ingenuous
adj/ not devious; innocent and candid
inimical
n/ wickedness or sin
insidious
adj/ appealing but imperceptibly harmful, seductive
intransigent
adj/ refusing to compromise, often on an extreme opinion
inure
v/ to cause someone or something to become accustomed to a situation
invective
n/ an angry verbal attack
inveterate
adj/ stubbornly established by habit
jubilant
adj/ extremely joyful, happy