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Laud
(v.)
to praise
Extol
(v.)
to praise
Plaudits
(n.)
praise
Meritorious
(adj.)
deserving praise
Chronological
(adj.)
arranged in the order of time
Chronic
(adj.)
constant; habitual; inveterate
Anachronism
(n.)
something or someone that is not in its correct historical or chronological time
Dearth
(n.)
scarcity
Paucity
(n.)
scarcity
Magnanimous
(adj.)
generous in forgiving an insult or injury
Munificent
(adj.)
very generous
Benevolent
(adj.)
characterized by or expressing goodwill or kindly feelings
Benefactor
(n.)
patron
Melodramatic
(adj.)
overacting
Histrionic
(adj.)
overacting
Feasible
(adj.)
capable of being done
Stymied
(v.)
to hinder, block, or thwart
Mercenary
(adj.)
working or acting merely for money or other reward
Rudimentary
(adj.)
basic
Discern
(v.)
recognize
Spurious
(adj.)
fake
Lackadaisical
(adj.)
without interest, vigor, or determination; listless; lethargic
Disclose
(v.)
reveal
Ascertain
(v.)
ensure
Conciliatory
(adj.)
yeilding
Facile
(adj.)
easily done
Thwart
(v.)
prevent from accomplishing a purpose
Mandate
(n.)
a command
(v.)
to command
Manifesto
(n.)
proclamation
Arbitration
(n.)
the hearing and determining of a dispute or the settling of differences between parties by a person or persons chosen or agreed to by them