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fastiduous
excessively particular, critical, or demanding; hard to please
obdurate
unmoved by persuasion, pity, or tender feelings; stubborn; unyielding
desiccation
drying up
contiguity
the state of being contiguous; contact or proximity
sanguine
cheerfully optimistic, hopeful, or confident
garrulous
talkative
coy
shy
pithy
brief, forceful, and meaningful in expression; full of vigor, substance, or meaning; terse; forcible
sagacious
having or showing acute mental discernment and keen practical sense; shrewd
vilified
to speak ill of; defame; slander
solicitous
anxious or concerned, eager, careful
patronizing
to behave in an offensively condescending manner toward
caustic
severely critical or sarcastic
salubrious
favorable to or promoting health; healthful
obfuscate
to confuse, bewilder, or stupefy
obstreperous
resisting control or restraint in a difficult manner; unruly
obseqiuous
obedient; dutiful
solicitous
anxious or concerned