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cool, carefree, and casually unconcerned
nonchalant
to stray from the desired topic in writing or speaking
digress
to assist or make easier
facilitate
indulging in fancy; showing invention or whimsy
fanciful
efforts to benefit mankind as by charitable aid
philanthropy
to dry up or shrivel; to droop or lose freshness
wither
an exceptionally talented child
prodigy
harsh, strict, or severe in discipline
austere
occurring at irregular intervals
sporadic
ability to appreciate delicacy of a situation and react politely
tact
to decorate with added detail
embellish
commonplace, ordinary, everyday
mundane
that which instigates a reaction or event
catalyst
lack of emotion or feeling; disinterest in or disassociation from
apathy
needless or willfull damage or destruction
mayhem
having a keen sense of perception; wise or discerning
sagacious
gentle; courteous; charming; of good upbringing
debonair
to make refreshed or like new again
rejuvenate
intense feeling and/or expression; passion
fervor
humbleness; lack of pride
humility