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to try to get favor or special attention by false or insecure flattery.
fawn
condition or quality of being inactive, or receiving or enduting without desistance.
Passiveness
Extremely eager for food or gratification; ready to devour.
Ravenous
Of no worth; futile; unsuccessful, empty, fruitless
Vain
Condition of deep suffering from misfortune of grief.
Woe
Loud, confused, or clanging noise
Din
Condition of state, especially a bad state
Plight
To avoid performing duty work
Shirk
A Flooding of land by water, a drending rain
Deluge
To strive or work against rivals or difficulties
Contend
Uncontrollable, ungovernable, not obeying rule or restraint
Unruly
Careless, messy
Slipshop
To wake from sleep; to excite to activity; to stir up
Rouse
Noisy and unruly; loud and exuberant
Boisterous
Shortness, conciesness
Brevity
To frighten or force with harsh, stern looks and talk
Browbeat
A defense or protection
Bulwark
To give up; stop resisting
Capitulate
Having all parts connected in a way that makes sense
Coherent
To win over; make friendly; placate
Conciliate
To express sympathy
Condole
Similar, compatible
Congenial
A guessing, judging, or predicting from incomplete evidence, guesswork
Conjecture
Deserving scorn; despicable
Contemptible
To come or call together for a meeting; assemble
Convene
A close companion
Crony
To cut short; reduce
Curtail
Friendly in a cheerful way; genial; affable. Carefree in manner
Debonair
A process, condition, or period of time marked by immorality or wickedness
Decadence
Compensation
Payment for services or something given to make up for a loss, injury