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Acquisitive
able to get and retain ideas or info

converned with aquiring wealth or property
arrogate
to claim or take without right
banal
hackneyed, trite, commonplace
belabor
to work on excessivly

to thrash soundly
carping
tending to find fault

nagging critizism
coherent
holding or sticking together
congeal
to change from liquid to solid
emulate
imitate with the intent of equaling or surpassing the model
encomium
a formal expression of praise
eschew
to avoid, shun, keep away from
germane
relevant, appropriate
insatiable
so great or demandin as not to be satisfied
intransigent
refusing to compromise
invidious
offensive, hateful, tending to cause bitterness
largesse
generosity in giving, lavish
cevonnaissance
a survey made for military purposes
substantiate
to establish by evidence
taciturn
habitually silent or quiet
temporize
to stall or act evasively in order to gain time
tenable
capable of being held or defended