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PRETERNATURALNESS
Out of or being beyond the normal course of nature; differing from the natural.
incite
To provoke an anger.
REPELLENCE
principle of repulsion
bygone
past thing
fusty
old fashion, antiquited
stale
old, having lost effectiveness
vintage
old
superannuated
Retired or ineffective because of advanced age
fervency
zeal, passion
ardor
passion
debilitate
attenuate
devitalize
To diminish or destroy the strength or vitality of.
unnerve
attenuate
water
attenuate
plucky
bold
gallant
bold
intrepid
bold, fearless
stout
Strong in body; sturdy.
assertive
bold,brave
doughty
bold,brave
mettlesome
bold,brave
stouthearted
bold,brave
valorous
brave
venturesome
brave
valiant
Possessing valor; brave.
bleak
barren, undecorative
dour
barren, undecorative
grim
barren, undecorative
innocuous
banal, commonplace
bromidic
banal, commonplace
trite
banal, commonplace
cliched
banal, commonplace
prosaic
banal, commonplace
stale
banal, commonplace
vapid
banal, commonplace
underpin
provide support, bolster
orotund
bombastic, grandoise
fustian
bombastic, rhetorical
pretentious
bombastic, pompus
clamor
cacophony, discordant sound
din
cacophony, chaos
candid
honest, impartial
willful
capricious
chastise
castigate
reprimand
castigate, admonish
reproach
castigate, rebuke
upbraid
castigate, scold
mordant
caustic, trenchent
topsy-turviness
chaos
scramble
chaos
snarl
chaos
pettifoggery
chicanery
deviousness
chicanery
sneakiness
chicanery, deception
exculpate
condone, forgive
remit
condone, forgive, overlook
crescendo
steadily increasing volume or force
decency
decorum
mores
decorum
obeisance
defference
homage
deference
reverence
deference
sneer
deride, taunt, scoff
A contemptuous facial expression
parch
desiccate
diatribe
abusive, condemnatory speech
jeremiad
diatribe
obloquy
diatribe
coy
diffident, shy
timid
shy
dilate
to make larger; to expand
expatiate
dilate, expand
dilatory
intended to delay
dragging
delay, laggard, tardy
dilettante
amateurish
dabbler
amateurish
espy
differentiate
descry
differentiate
dissemble
to present a false appearance.
dissonance
harsh sound
dissension
disagreeable combination
creed
dogma, tenet
premptory
dogmatic, bossy
domineering
bossy
imperious
bossy
humbug
deceive
dynamism
efficacy
eumulate
to copy; to try to equal or excel;ape, imitate
procreate
engender
evanescent
ephemeral; short lived; fleeting
waffling (v)
equivocate; evasive
abstruse
esoteric
estimable
admirable
meritorious
estimable, admirable
extol
to praise
circumlocution
euphemism, whitewash
aggravate
intensify, provoke
exonerate
absolve, exculpate
fawn
bootlick, pander, toady, grovel
florid
excessively decorated
rococo
excessively decorated
foment
incite
kindle
foment, arise
inflame
arise
kindle
arise
frugality
parsinomy, sparing
prudence
sparing
effusive
talkative, garrulous
congenial
gregarious, sociable
connivery
guile
stoical
imperturbable, composed
impetuous
quick to act without thinking
implacable
unable to be calmed
disingenous
false impression of being innocence.
inimical
hostile
innocuous
harmless
banal
dull
obdurate
not chaning, rigid
inexorable
inflexing, rigid
curt
brief, to the point
bewail
grieve, lament
exalt
praise
opulent
extremely generous, in abudance
loquacious
talktive
effusive
talktive
incandescent
lumious, bright
malinger
to evade responsability by pretending to be ill.
shirk
to evade responsability
slack
to evade responsability
pliant
malleable
conscientious
extremely careful, meticulous
scrupulous
meticulous
misanthrope
someone dislking others
drone
monotony, lack of variations
tedium
monotony
obdurate
hardened in feeling, resistant to persuasion.
recalcitrant
stuborn, not changing
obstinate
stubborn, unyielding
pertinacious
stubborn
opprobrium
public disgrace
pretentiousness
showness
incongruity
paradox
paragon
model of excellance
perfidious
betray one's trust
perfunctiory
done in a routine;
permeate
to penetrate
prevaricate
to lie or deviate from the truth
prudence
wisdom, caution or restraint
piquant
pungent
repudiate
to reject the validity of , deny
introverted
reticent, silent
oratory
rhetroic
cloy
satiate
gorge
satiate, surfit
hypnotic
soporific, causing sleep
somnolent
soporific, causing sleep
narcotic
soporific, causing sleep
slumberous
soporific, causing sleep
sublime
august
regal
august, noble
tacit
implied not said
taciturn
not talktive
tirad
harsh speech
obloquy
harsh speech
revilement
harsh speech
vilification
harsh speech
vacillate
to sway physically, to indecisive, oscillate
dither
oscillate
candor
truch
exactitude
truthfullness
fidelity
truth
prolix
verbose
superfluous
verbose
peeve
vex
irk
vex
nettle
vex
flippant
whimsical
ardency
zeal