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Banter
n) good humored, playful teasing or joking conversation
Barbarity
n) cruelty, brutality
Beguiling
adj) charming, amusing, delightful
Belittle
v) to make something or someone seem small or unimportant
Belligerent
adj) ready and eager to fight
Beneficence
n) the doing of good; generosity or kindness
Beneficial
adj) contributing to health and well being
Beneficiary
n) a person who recieves a benefit or inheritence
Benevolence
n) an inclination to do good; kindliness
Benighted
adj) in a state of mental or moral ignorance
Benign
adj) kind, good-natured
Bequeath
v) to pass on or hand down by will
Bequest
n) money or property given in a will
Bestial
adj) having the qualities of a beast
Bias
n) preference, inclination
Biased
adj) showing a strong preference or inclination, having ones opinion already formed
Bibliophile
n) a lover of books, a book collecter
Bizarre
adj) extremely unusual
Blithe
adj) carefree, showing no concern
Boisterous
adj) noisy and wild, lacking restraint
Bolster
v) to support, prop up, strengethen
Bombastic
adj) writing that sounds grand or impressive that has little meaning
Bondage
n) slavery, servitude
Boor
n) a crude insensitive person
Bourgeoisie
n) the middle class
Brawny
adj) strong and muscular
Breadth
n) width, the measure of something from side to side
Burgeoning
adj) growing or developing quickly