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Wizened
Wrinkled, shrivled
Vitriolic
Spiteful, venemous, hateful
Vicissitude
A change or variation, changeable
Urbane
Suave, sophisticated
Unctuous
Sychophantic, oily
Scurrilous
Insulting, scandelous
Senescent
Old
Simper
To sneer, leer or grin
Rectitude
Rightousness, morality
Pulchritude
Great physical beauty and appeal
Pugnacious
Aggressive, belligerant
Polemic
A controversial argument, someone inclined to refutation
Paucity
Scarcity, rareness
Nadir
The low point, the depths
Maudlin
Sentimental, overly sappy
Lachrymose
Weeping or tearful, tending to cause tears
Invective
A criticism, attack or tirade
Intransigent
Inflexible, stubborn
Hoard
Old, snow-white
Despot
A dictator or tyrant
Dictum
A saying, maxim, motto
Didactic
Intending to instruct or teach
Dissemble
To hedge, evade, beat around the bush
Endemic
Widespread, prevalent
Disseminate
To distribute, broadcast
Engender
To produce
Ephemeral
Transient
Epicure
Gourmet, a person with refind taste
Equanimity
Composure, calmness
Erudite
Learned, scholarly, knowledgeable
Esoteric
Obscure, mysterious
Ethereal
Ghostly, eerie
Ethos
Culture, philosophy
Evanescent
Fleeting, passing
Evince
To show, demonstrate
Exculpate
To clear from blame
Exigent
Demanding, taxing
Expiate
To compensate, make amends for
Vestige
A trace or sign, mark
Whet
To sharpen
Versimilitude
Something that appears true or real
Verdant
Green, lush
Venerate
To worship
Umbrage
Offense, resentment
Ubiquitous
Omnipresent
Tyro
A novice
Trenchent
Cutting, sharp, biting
Torpid
Lazy
Tractable
Good, obedient
Sycophant
A toady
Surfeit
An excess
Superannuated
Retired or ineffective due to age
Stultify
To dampen, deaden or cloud
Stolid
Unresponsive, dull
Spurious
Fake
Soporific
Sleep-inducing
Sophistry
Literalism, lack of imagination
Somnolent
Sleepy