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diminutive
much smaller then average
hardy
tough
abstemious
self-denying
soporific
causing sleep
intractable
difficult to manage
averson
an intense dislike
eclectic
coming from many sources
absrtuse
difficult to understand
extraneous
not essential
astute
clever
erduite
Having or showing wide knowledge
fervor
great warmth or intensity of emotion
laudable
worthy of praise
painstaking
showing much care, effort, and hard work
engender
to cause or produce: bring into existence
pompous
Having an inflated idea of one's own importance
renown
fame
inconoclast
someone who attacks traditional ideas; some who considers nothing sacred
arahaic
no longer current; out-of-date
abstract
Theoretical; not applied; not practical
lassitude
lack or energey
mollify
to soothe the temper of
profusion
an abundeance, a rich supply
convival
fond of social pleasures
listless
lacking enthussiasm; sluggish
biased
prejudiced
ambivalence
mixing feelings; uncertainty; indecisivness