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To restate, put into different words.
paraphrase
Apparent, appearing or seeming to be true without being demonstrated or proved.
ostensible
To wander, ramble, deviate.
digress
Eerie, strange, weird, mysterious.
uncanny
Frankness, openness, sincere expression.
candor
Gloomy, moody, glum, grupmy.
morose
Skilled, handy.
adept
Soaked, thoroughly wet, drenched.
saturated
Practical, having to do with actual practice.
pragmatic
Sympathetic, agreeable, same taste.
congenial
Unpredictable, changing abruptly for no logical reason.
capricious
Noisy, offensively loud, flagrant.
blatant
Required, neccesary, mandatory.
obligatory
Unimportant, of little consequence.
negligible
Unyielding, immovable, inflexible.
adamant
Occasional, infrequent, irregular.
sporadic
The forefront of an action or movement.
vanguard
To agree, unite in decision, to act together, to occur together.
concur
Early development or maturity.
precociousness
Apart, at a distance, withdrawn.
aloof
Belief, faith, or opinion.
creed
Cheap and showy, gaudy.
tawdry
Irritable, cross, complaining.
peevish
Very difficult, hard to achieve or accomplish.
arduous
Attractive, pleasing in appearance.
personable
Firmly determined or settled, having a set opinion.
resolute
An assumption, theory, hypothesis.
supposition
Unreasoned, based on personal feelings rather than logic. Determined in an illogical manner. Excercising unrestrained power.
arbitrary
Lacking variety, unvarying, dull.
monotonous
Something handed down from the past.
legacy