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equivocal
adj. ambiguous
erudite
adj. learned
fervid
adj. ardent, zealous, hot
opaque
adj. dark, not transparent
precipitate
adj. hasty, rash, premature, sudden. V. hurl downward
prodigal
adj. wasteful, reckless with money, profuse
desiccate
v. dry up
laudable
adj. praiseworthy
mitigate
v.appease, moderate, make less in force or intensity
pedant
n. scholar
pragmatic
adj. practical
vacillate
v.sway, hesitate
volatile
adj. inconsistent,fickle, ready to vaporize
deride
v. ridicule, tease, make fun of
garrulous
adj. talkative
misanthrope
n. misanthropist, one who hates mankind
ostentation
n. showy display
philanthropic
adj. humanitarian, benevolent
prevaricate
v. lie, hide the truth, equivocate
venerate
v. respect, revere

adj. venerable
waver
v.n. =vacillate, hesitate