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Corpulence
Obesity
Redolent
Aromatic, emitting fragrance; suggestive, reminiscent
cerebral
relating to the brain
debacle
sudden,disastrous collaspe,falldown,or defeat
haranguing
long pompous speech
conciliatory
to overcome the distrust of, reconcile
robust
vigorous,healthy,strong,sturdy,rough/crude
inscrutable
difficult to understand, abstruse
insular
relating to an island
toadies
persons who flater others for self seeking reasons
adulation
excessive flattery/admiration
sycophants
servile self-seeker who attempts to win favor by flattering infulential people
arable
fit for cultivation
palliative
relieving/soothing symptons of disease w/o effecting a cure
litigious
tending to engage in lawsuits
dearth
scare supply, a lack
opacity
opague, neither transparent nor translucent; dullness of the mind
erratic
wandering; lacking consistency
idiosynctratic
peculiarity
dalliance
playful flirtation, dawdling
infelicity
something inappropriate/unpleasing
boorishness
rude and clumsy
fastidious
meticulous attention to detail
vindictive
revengeful, spiteful
petulant
irritable/ill tempered
treacly
overly sweet
cursory
passing a glance, to scan and pay little attention to detail
prosaic
matter of fact, straightfowardness, dull in imagination/spirit
meticulous
extremely careful and precise
consecrated
to declare/set apart as sacred
quelled
to supress; to pacify
equitable
just & impartial, fair
eulogy
speech/written tribute
miserly
extremely stingy
monumental
larger than life
superfluous
beyond requirement
doggedness
stubbornly perservering
vacillate
to hesitate
spurious
not genuine
eclectic
combining elements from a variety of sources
invidious
envious, tending to rouse ill will
clandestine
kept/done in secret
reticent
reluctant, unwilling, reserved
sanguine
red color; optimisitic, cheerful, confident
intransigence
uncompromising
autonomous
independent in mind/judgement
ambigous
doubtful/uncertain
nostalgia
bittersweet longing for something of the past; homesickness
disparging
to belittle; to speak in a disrespectful way
ambivalence
indecisiveness/uncertainity