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causing disagreement
factious
dishonorable; shameful
ignoble
a rude or impolite person
boor
a shield; protection
aegis
keenness of judgment
persicacity
eager; earnest
fervent
to correct; to make right
rectify
to weaken
enervate
to overwhelm; to surround and attack
besiege
lasting only a brief time; short-lived
ephemeral
a concern for others; generosity
altruism
decaying flesh
carrion
pertaining to sexual love
erotic
shapeless, formless, vague
amorphous
rich, luxurious; wealthy
opulent
powerless; lacking strength
impotent
an exact opposite; an opposite extreme
antithesis
whirlpool; turbulence; agitated state of mind
maelstrom
a correction
emendation
embarassment; a complete loss of courage
chagrin
a showy but useless thing
bauble
very sheer and light
diaphanous
a complicated network of winding passages; a maze
labyrinth
to look at or think about with great satifaction
gloat
a barrier; obstruction
impediment
savage; brutal
bestial
worn out; barren
effete
a fragment
shard
mild; tasteless; dull
bland
a total rejection of established laws
nihilism