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affable
adj. courteous and pleasant
aggrandize
v. to increase in greatness, build up
amorphous
adj. shapless, no unity
aura
n. surrounds, distinctive air
contraband
n. illegal traffic, smuggled goods
erudite
adj. scholarly, learned, bookish
grossamer
adj/n. thin, delicat cloth
infer
v. to find out by reasoning, hint, suggest
inscrutable
adj. impossible to understand
insular
adj. relating to an island, narrow or isolated
irrevocable
adj. cant be changed or called back
propensity
n. naturalin inclination
querulous
adj. peevish, complaining, fretful
remonstrate
v. to argue, protest against, object
repudiate
v. to disown, reject, deny validity of
resillient
adj. able to recover quicly
reverberate
v. to re-echo, resound. to reflect
scurrilous
adj. coursely abusive, vulgar, low
sedulous
adj. persistant, showing determination
sleazy
adj. thin or flimsy, cheap, inferior, ethically low