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abstemious
moderate in eating and drinking
abstruse
hard to comprehend
astute
shrewdly observant
aversion
a strong distaste for
diminutive
little
eclectic
varied
extraneous
unrelated
hardy
healthy and sturdy
intractable
uncontrollable
soporific
causing drowsiness
abstract
vague
archaic
old-fashioned
engender
to begin
erudite
learned
fervor
passion
iconolast
a conservative
laudable
admirable
painstaking
painful
pompous
self-important
renown
reputation
convival
sociable
equanimity
calmness
lassitude
tiredness
listless
without energy
mollify
to calm down
paradigm
to form a follow
profusion
a great quantity
recalcitrant
disobedient
resigned
consenting to without protest
surmise
to suppose
ambivalence
conflicting attitudes
anomaly
an abnormality
biased
having a preconceived opinion
credulous
too trustful
despot
an oppressive ruler
incipient
coming into existence
nefarious
evil
prodigious
huge
servile
acting like a slave
temper
to reinforce
arduous
demanding great effort
ascetic
self-denying
blithe
joyful
deprecate
to look down on
didactic
educational
eulogy
a statement of praise
gratuitous
unnecessary
raze
to wreck
tawdry
sleazy
unimpeachable
without fault