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pious
devoted to religion or deserving commendation( worthy)
tether
to limit ones strength or resources
uxorious
having or showing excess submissiveness or fondness for ones wife
sulky
morose, bad-tempered and resentful
fabulist
a liar
reticent
not revealing ones thoughts or feelings
teem
to be full of or swarming
candor
being honest
epithet
a phrase expressing a quality characteristic of the person or thing mentioned.
or an abusive word or phrase
xenophobia
fear of people from other countries
euphoria
a feeling of intense happiness or excitement
flair
ability to do something well
feckless
unthinking or irresponsible
tenet
a principle or belief
highfalutin
pompous or pretentious
fissure
a state of incompatibility, or a breakage made by cracking or splitting
laudable
worthy of praise
effervesce
something that gives off bubbles or being enthusiastic
pliant
easily influenced, suitable for varied uses
crass
lacking sensitivity, refinement or intelligence