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acrimonious
Caustic; bitter-tempered' sarcastic; as, dispute, language, temper.
ameliorate
to make better, to rlieve, to improve
amenable
open or willing to follow advice of suggestion, tractable, malleable
amorphous
shapeless, having no definate form
buoyant
capable of floating; cheerful
cajole
to persuade with deliberate flattery, to coax, to wheedle
calamity
a serious event causing distress or misfortune
debase
to reduce in dignity or quality
efface
to erase, to wear away
elucidate
to make clear, to explain
ephemeral
lasting a short time, fleeting
ferocity
savagery
flourish
to thrive, to grow well
haughty
arrogant, excessively proud vain
impervious
incapable of being entered or penetrated, not capable of being damaged
inane
lacking significance, meaning, or point; silly,inspid
indolance
laziness
infallible
incapable of error
inscrutable
difficult to understand; mysterious
languid
slow, sluggish, listless, weak
malice
desire to harm others
opulance
wealth, affluence, abundance
penitent
showing or feeling regret for wrong doing repentant
perfunctory
acting routinely with little intrest or care
oblique
slanting, indirect, evasive,devious, misleading