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Allusive
alluding to a particular conclusion, guiding the reader to a particular association
Benevolent
Kindly, charitable.
Burlesque
Derisive caricature; comic or satirical imitation; parody.
Compassionate
Sympathetic, showing compassion
Complimentary
Expressing or containing a compliment
Condescending
To deal with people in a patronizingly superior manner
Confident
Marked by assurance, successs, very bold; presumptuous.
Contemptuous
Manifesting, feeling or expressing hate
Contentious
Exhibiting an often perverse and wearisome tendency to quarrels and disputes.
Cynical
Skeptical of the motives of others; believing that people are motivated by selfishness.
Detached
Separate from others; free from emotional involvement; disconnected.
Didactic
Intended to instruct, inclined to teach or moralize excessively
Diffident
Reserved, Unassertive. Hesitant in speaking through lack of self-confidence
Disdainful
Expressive of scorn or contempt.
Dramatic
Sensational in appearance or thrilling in effect
Elegiac
Expressing sorrow or lamentation
Facetious
Playfully jocular (jesting); humerous
Factual
Truthful
Flippant
Lacking proper respect or seriousness
Impartial
Showing lack of favoritism; free from undue bias.