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acuity
-sharpness (particularly of mind or senses)
-keenness/acuteness
delineate
-to portray in accurate and vivid detail
-depict
depraved
marked by evil and corruption/corrupt
enervate
to weaken or lessen the mental, moral, or physical vigor of/impair or cripple
esoteric
private/secret
fecund
-intellectually productive/fruitful in offspring or vegetation
-fertile
fiat
-a command or act of will or consciousness/an arbitrary order or decree
-edict
figment
-a fabrication of the mind
-creation/invention
garner
to gather and store away, as for future use/to accumulate
hallow
to set apart as holy or sacred/to bless
idiosyncrasy
a peculiarity that serves to distinguish or identify/mannerism
ignominy
shame and disgrace/a humiliation or dishonor
mundane
concerned with what is ordinary/routine
nuance
a subtle or slight variation/shade
overweening
conceited/excessive/arrogant
penchant
a strong attraction or inclination/proclivity
reputed
according to reputation or general belief/supposed
sophistry
reasoning that seems plausible but is actually unsound/a fallacy
sumptuous
rich/lavish
ubiquitous
present or existing everywhere/universal