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bombastic
high sounding, inflated
burgeon
to grow or develop quickly
cajole
to persuade by flattery
dilatory
tending to delay or procrastinate
disconsolate
gloomy, cheerless
adduce
to bring forward evidence
amorphous
lacking definate form
baneful
destructive, pernicious
carmine
purpleish red
debauchery
excessive indulgence in sensual pleasures
intrinsic
natural quality
pestilence
a deadly plague
benevolence
desire to do good to others
providence
god, foreseeing
converse
(v)to talk with someone
(n)opposite
diabolical
devilish, fiendish
abase
to reduce or lower in rank, office, reputation
irreverent
disrespectful
tremulous
fear, trembling, nervousness
swarthy
relating to the skin, DARK
chauvinism
aggresive patriotism, blind enthusiasm
draconian
unusually severe or cruel
hector
Bully, to torment
tawdry
gaudy, flashy
machiavellian
characterized by excessive power and cunning