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(adj) Very strong, intense, Having or showing mental quickness- very sensitive
Keen
(adj) Showing a haughty or disdainful disregard for, sometimes in a free and easy manner
Cavalier
(adj) Utter, complete, absolute, desolate, barren, bleak, harsh, grim
Stark
(adj) Showing a snobbish or superior attitude
Condescending
(adj) Very enthusiastic, Boiling, bubbling
Ebullient
(adj) Showing disdain or contempt, scornful
Contemptuous
(adj) Char. by too much dignity or self-importance
Pompous
(adj) Interested only in one's own needs or affairs, self-centered
Egocentric
(adj) Having or showing great pride in oneself and scorn for others
Haughty
(adj) Modest, simple, plain
Unpretentious
(adj) Easily irritated or annoyed, bad-tempered
Waspish
(n) A slight variation of meaning, expression, color, or tone
Nuance
(n) A list of artistic works, such as plays,songs,or operas, that a performer or group is prepared to perform
Repertoire
(adj) Feeling or showing an overbearing pride or self-importance, conceited, haughty
Arrogant
(adj) Incapable of being restrained or controlled
Irrepressible
(adj)Skillful, clever, resourceful
Adroit
(n) Something handed down from the past, as from an ancestor, money or property given to someone by a will
Legacy
(adj) Passing away quickly, not lasting long,fleeing (n)A person who flees
Fugitive
(n) A minor weakness in character
Foible
(v)To give definate, or concrete form to, to incorporate
Embody