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lackadaisical
listless
consecrate
sanctify
disapprobation
condemnation
preponderance
superiority in power
hermetic
airtight
adventitious
accidental
unctuous
ingratiating
fey
slightly insane
fastidious
hard to please, careful attention to detail
lucent
softly radiant
ineffable
speakable
staid
in one place
quiescent
in one place
multifarious
many sided
specious
possible but false
entrench
secure
bereaved
deprive through death
supercilious
showing arrogant superiority
uxorious
doting
portentous
ominous
intaglio
lowered design
ameliorate
to improve
farcical
ridiculous
insouciant
casual
abstemious
sparing in consumption or drink
ubiquitous
omnipresent
gamut
complete extent
ignominy
disgrace
amorphous
shapeless, undefined
vicarious
enjoyed through experiences of another
decimate
annihilate
maelstrom
turbulence
junta
military group who rule country after seizing power
glib
marked by lack of intellectual depth
penitent
feeling or expressing remorse for misdeeds, contrite
scud
act of moving quickly
akin
similar, related in character
ire
strong emotion, feeling towards opposed grievance
didacatic
instructive excessively
desultory
disconnected
edifice
building
ascertain
determine, find out
progeny
offspring
dissonant
cacophonous
taciturn
uncommunitave
fraught
marked by distress
laconic
brief and to the point
diurnal
active during day
erudite
showing profound knowledge, scholarly
petulant
captious, tending to find faults
garish
gaudy
prosaic
not imaginative, matter of fact
exultation
jubilation
lascivious
driven by lust
vagary
unexpected and inexplicable change in something
dilatory
inclined to waste time and lag behind
bellicose
combative
atavistic
primitive
sententious
given to pompous moralizing
tantamount
being equal to something
recalcitrant
stubborn resistance, defiant of authority
jingoist
chauvinist, extreme nationalist
encomium
cause to accept
vociferous
noisy
cavil
evasion of point of argument by raising irrelevant objectory
proclivity
inclination
dessicate
lacking vitality
bestial
brutish
vagary
unexpected change
meretricious
relating to a prostitute, flashy
sententious
given to pompous moralizing
peremptory
miserable, poor quality
execrable
high dominating
sally
rush out
inure
cause to accept
inchoate
imperfectly normal
charlatan
quack, crazy
autonomous
self reliant
wrest
obtain by seizing forcefully
clemency
mildness, mercifulness
overt
open and observable
unanimity
everyone being of one mind
paragon
idol
emolument
compensation reeived by virtue of holding an office
ignoble
lacking nobility
salient
prominent
obviate
eliminate
inscrutable
cryptic