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mawkish
excessively and objectionably sentimental
fustian
pretentious speech or writing
furtive
characterized by stealth
sententious
terse and energetic in expression / given to pompous moralizing
sanguine
eagerly optimistic
sanguinary
bloody
askance
with a side or oblique glance (with
disapproval or suspicion)
daunting
intimidating
epistolary
associated with letter writing
parlance
particular manner of speaking; language, style, or idiom: legal practice
stint
to restrict or limit. Antonym: unstinting
"Unstinting in his praise."
vitriolic
bitterly scathing, caustic

N. vitriol
anhedonia
the inability to experience pleasure