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Abstemious
self denying, refraining from indulging
Blithe
free-spirited, carefree
Crepuscular
active at dawn and dusk
Enunciation
clear pronunciation, accent, articulation
Headstrong
stubborn, willfull
Lackluster
dull, monotonous, bland
Objective
unbiased, not subjective
Pliable
flexible, not stubborn
Rescind
retract, repeal
Temper
to moderate, soften
Abstain
desist, go without, withdraw
Blighted
damaged, destroyed, ruined
Credulous
gullible, ready to believe anything
Enshroud
cover
Haughtiness
arrogance, pride
Lachrymose
tearful, sad
Obfuscate
deliberatley make something difficult to understand
Plethora
an excess
Repudiate
shun, eschew
Tedium
boredom
Absolution
foregiveness, pardon, release
Blatant
obvious
Creditable
praiseworthy
Ensconce
establish firmly in a position
Hasten
hurry, accelerate, rush
Laceration
a cut
Obdurate
stubborn
Plausible
can be believed, reasonable
Reprieve
a respite; postponement of a sentence
Tawdry
of little value, gaudy
Abrogate
cancel, deny, repeal
Blasphemy
speech which offends religioius sentiments
Credible
believable
Enigma
puzzle, mystery
Harbingers
indicators, bringers of warnings