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ubiquitous
existing everywhere, widespread
vacuous
lack of content or ideas, stupid
wallow
to roll oneself about lazily; to become or remain helpless
zealous
fervent, filled with eagerness in pursuit of something
abdicate
to give up a position, usually one of leadership
banal
dull, commonplace
cadence
a rhythm, progression of sound
daunting
intimidating, causing one to lose courage
ecstatic
intensely and overpowerinly happy
facade
the wall of a building
garish
gaudy, in bad taste
hapless
unlucky
idiosyncratic
peculliar to one person; highly individualized
juxtaposition
the act of placing two things next to each other for implicit comparison
kudos
praise for an achievement
languid
sluggish from fatigue or weakness
malediction
a curse
nebulous
vaguely defined, cloudy
obfuscate
to render incomprehensible
pallid
lacking color