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banal
predicatble; cliched, boring
bolster
so support; to prop up
bombastic
pompous in speech and manner
assuage
to make something less severe
austere
severe or stern in appearance; undecorated
cacophony
harsh, jarring noise
candid
impartial and honest in speech
capricious
changing one's mind quickly and often
castigate
to punish or criticize harshly
catalyst
something that brings about a change in something else
caustic
biting in wit
chaos
great disorder or confusion
chauvinist
someone prejudiced in favor of a group to which he or she belongs
chicanery
decption by means of craft or guile
cogent
convincing and well reasoned
condone
to overlook,pardon, or disregard
convouluted
intricate and compicated
corroborate
to provide supporting evidence
credulous
too trusting; gullible
crescendo
steadily incerasing volume or force