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abate
to reduce in size or amount
adulation
praise or flattery
anathema
an object of intense dislike
astute
shrewd crafty
avarice
greedy desire
culpable
deserving blame
dilatory
tending to delay or procrastinate
egregious
conspicuous , standing out from the mass
equivocate
to speak or act in a way that allows for more than one meaning, to be deliberately vague or ambiguous
evanescent
vanishing, soon passing away
irresolute
unable to make up one's mind
nebulous
cloudlike, vague, not transparent
novice
beginner
penury
extreme poverty
pretentious
done for show, striving to make good impression
recapitulate
to sum up or summarize
resuscitate
to revive, bring back to conciousness
slovenly
unkempt, untidy, dirty
supposition
something that is assumed or taken for granted
torpid
inactive, sluggish, dull, lethargic