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able to get and reatin ideas or information conecerned with acquiring wealth or property
acquisitive
to claim or take without right
arrogate
hackneyed trite commonplace
banal
to work on excessively to thrash soundly
belabor
tending to find fault especially in a petty nasty or hairsplitting way
carping
holding or sticking together making a logical whole comprehensible meaningful
coherent
to change from liquid to solid thicken to make inflexible or rigid
congeal
to imitate with the intent to equaling or surpassing the model
emulate
a formal expression of praise a lavish tribute
encomium
to avoid shun keep away from
eschew
relevant appropriate apropos fitting
germane
so great or demanding as not be satisfied
insatiable
refusing to compromise irreconcilable
intransigent
offensive hateful tending to cause bitterness and resentment
invidious
generosity in giving lavish or bountiful contributions
largesse
a survey made for military purposes any kind of preliminary inspection or examination
reconnaissance
to establish by evidence prove to give concrete or substantial form to
substantiate
habitually silent or quiet incline to talk very little
taciturn
to stall or act evasively in order to gain time avoid a confrontation or postpone a decision to compromise
temporize
capable of being held or defended
tenable