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acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas, greedy, grasping
arrogate
to claim or take without right
banal
stale, commonplace
belabor
overwork
carping
nit-picking, finding fault
coherent
meaningful, sticking together
congeal
thicken, to make rigid
emulate
to mimic
encomium
formal expression of praise
eschew
to avoid, keep away from
germane
relevant, fitting
insatiable
unquenchable
intransigent
refusing to compromise
invidious
offensive, hateful, and malicious
largesse
generosity in giving
reconnaisance
scouting expedition
substantiate
verify, confirm, and prove
taciturn
inclined to talk very little
temporize
stall or act evasively to gain time
tenable
defensible, justifiable