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Diminutive
Much smaller that the average
Hardy
Tough
Abstemious
Self denying
Soporfic
Causing Sleep
Intractable
Difficult to manage
Aversion
an intense dislike
Eclectic
coming from many sources
Abstruse
Difficult to understand
Extraneous
Not essential
Astute
Clever
Erudite
Having or showing wide Knowledge
Laudable
worthy of praise
Abstract
theoretical
Archaic
no longer current
Fervor
great warmth or intesity of emotion
Renown
Fame
Pompous
having an inflated idea of ones own importance
Painstaking
showing much care, effort and hard work
engender
to bring into existence
Inconoclast
someone who considers nothign sacred
mollify
to soothe the temper of
Equanimity
the quality of staying clam and even tempered
Lassitude
an abundance
Resigned
passively accepting
Surmise
to infer
Paradigm
an example that serves as a model for others
Profusion
an abundance
Convivial
fond of social pleasures
Listless
sluggish
recalcitrant
stubbornly refusing to obey
Despot
a tyrant
Credulous
tending to believe too readily
Biased
prejudiced
anomaly
Something different, odd, or peculiar
ambivalence
mixed feelings
incipient
beginning
Nefarious
very wicked
Temper
to reduce in intensity, espcially by mixing in some other quality
Prodigious
enormous
Servile
humbly obedient
unimpeachable
beuond criticism
Didactic
designed to teach
Deprecate
to express disapproval of
Tawdry
tastelessly showy
Raze
To tear down completely
Blithe
cheerful and lighthearted
Ascetic
Practicing self denial
Gratuitous
without any good reason
Eulogy
a spoken or written tribut, especially to someone who has died
arduous
diffcult to do