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Abbreviate
shorten
abstinence
refraining from something pleasurable
adulation
high praise
adversity
misfortune
aesthetic
pertaining to the beauty and arts
amicable
friendly
anachronistic
out of date
anecdote
short story
anonymous
unknown
antagonist
opponent
arid
dry
assidiuous
hard working
asylum
sanctuary
benevolent
friendly and helpful
camraderie
trust among friends
censure
criticize harshly
circuitous
taking the longest route
clairvoyant
insightful
collaborate
work together
compassion
sympathy
compromise
settle a dispute
condescending
patronizing
conditional
depending
conformist
person who complies with rules
congregation
group of people
convergence
coming together
deleterious
harmful
demagogue
leader
digression
straying from the point
diligent
hard working
discredit
to belittle
disdain
scorn
divergent
separating from a point
empathy
sympathy
emulate
copy
enervating
tiring
enhance
improve
ephemeral
momentary
evanescent
short-lived
exasperation
frustration
exemplary
outstanding
extenuating
excusing
florid
red colored
fortuitous
fortunate
frugal
cheap
hackneyed
cliched
haughty
arrogant
hedonist
person who pursues pleasure
hypothesis
thesis
impetuous
impulsive
impute
attribute
incompatable
unmatched
inconsequential
not important
inevitable
certain
integrity
reputation
intrepid
fearless
intuitive
instinctive
jubilation
joy
lobbyist
person who seeks to influence certain political events
longevity
long life
mundane
boring
nonchalant
calm
novice
apprentice
opulent
wealthy
orator
speaker
ostentatious
displaying wealth
parched
dried up
perfidious
faithless
precocious
talented at an early age
pretentious
pretending to be important
procrastinate
delay
prosaic
dull
prosperity
wealth
provocative
illiciting a response
prudent
careful