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to downplay, de-emphasize, soft-pedal
accentuate
chic, stylish, smart, fashionable
dowdy
orthodoxy
heresy
inconspicuous; recessive
salient
harmless, innocuous; salutary, salubrious
pernicious
to efface, extirpate, root out
inculcate
pale, ashen, pallid, sallow; austere, stark
florid
short and to the point, succinct
discursive
to refute, contradict, undermine, discredit
corraborate
indulgent, immoderate, intemperate
adstemious
an alien, outsider, stranger, foreigner
denizen
adroit, tactful, diplomatic, politic
gauche
dense, thick, obtuse, dimwitted
perceptive
valid, sound, solid, genuine
specious
intangible, insubstantial, incorporeal
palpable
to bring together, concentrate, muster; to conceal, hide
disseminate
commendable, laudable, meritorious
censurable
to stand firm
quail
independent of unconnected with; certain
contingent
to starve, deprive, entirely of
satiate