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Seminal
Relating to the beginning or seeds of something
Obsequious
Overly submissive, fawning, brownosing
Wry
AMusing, ironic
Sophist
Person good at arguing deviously
Amorphous
Having no definite form
Heinous
Shocking, wicked, terrible
Fractious
Unruly, rebellious
Mercenary
Soldier for hire in foreign countries, or motivated only by greed
Fecund
Fertile, fruitful, productive
Brusque
Describing a rudely abrupt manner
Strident
Loud, harsh, unpleasantly noisy
Sanction
Permission, support, law, penalty
Anachronism
Something chronoloigcally inappropriate
Absolve
To forgive, free from blame
Iconocloast
One who attacks traditional beliefes
Expedient
Convenient, efficent, practical
Probity
Honesty, high-mindedness
Raze
To tear down, demolish
Imperious
Arrogantly self-assured, domineering, overbearing
Puerile
Childish, immature, silly