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Anthropocentrism
putting man at the center of one's philosophy
Chimerical
changeable,unstable
Diligent
hard-working
Feasible
possible and practicable
Indulgent
pampering, satisfying desires
Marred
damaged spoiled
Pariah
an outcast from society
Profanity
swearing, cursing
Serrated
jagged, saw-like
Urbane
sophisticated, suave
Assiduous
thorough, diligent
Cogent
lucid, well argued
Divert
entertain; distract; cause a detour
Fractious
irritable, difficult to control
Inscrutable
mysterious, impenetrable
Mettle
courage, bravery, valor
Pellucid
transparently clear
Punctilious
paying attention to small details
Spurious
false; fallacious
Verbosity
using too many words
Artifice
deception, trickery
Coalesce
come together, merge
Dispassionate
neutral, objective
Forensic
concerned with courts of law
Innate
inherited, inborn
Merge
come together, coalesce
Pedestrian
common, mundane, banal
Provincial
unsophisticated, narrow-minded
Specious
false, spurious, fallacious
Venial
minor, unimportant