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laconic
disposed to using few words
petulant
brusque, curt, abrupt
pithiness
brevity, laconism
circumspect
judicious, prudent
sagacious
judicious, prudent, astute
prevaricate
perjure
adjure
to command solemnly
enjoin
to command solemnly, adjure
acumen
keenness of insight
inscrutable
unable to be comprehended or understood
recondite
inscrutable
abstruse
inscrutable
voluble
loquacious, garrulous
portentous
pontifical, grandiloquent
elocution
expressive delivery of public speech
declaim
pontificate, dogmatize
ineffable
unable to be expressed in worlds
tout
praise energetically
discursive
straying from the topic
desultory
digressive, straying from the topic
pernicious
malevolent, malicious
inimical
malevolent, malicious
execration
malediction, curse
encomium
eulogy, laudation
paean
eulogy, laudation
toady
ingratiate, flatter, wheedle, cajole
legatee
beneficiary, heir
euphonious
sweet sounding
mellifluous
euphonious, sweet sounding
dulcet
euphonious, sweet sounding
lyrical
euphonious, sweet sounding
immutable
unchangeable
inveterate
immutable, unchangeable
transmogrification
metamorphosis
cleave
fissure, burst, rupture
nebulous
shapeless, amorphous
mercurial
erratic, subject to wild changes in character
capricious
fickle, mercurial
protean
capable of assuming different forms
labile
protean, polymorphous, capable of assuming different forms
mitigate
amend, improve, remove the faults of
redress
amend, improve, remove the faults of
hackneyed
overused
trite
hackneyed, overused
workaday
banal, mundane
sublime
supreme, outstanding, lofty
inane
vacuous, lacking substance
asinine
vacuous, lacking substance
fatuous
vacuous, lacking substance
pedestrian
prosaic, mundane
insipid
bland, uninteresting, dull
vapid
bland, insipid, pedestrian
fallow
dormant, inert
concordant
unanimous
concerted
unanimous
equanimity
quality of being even-tempered, composure
imperturbability
equanimity, composure
aplomb
equanimity, composure
sanguine
cheerfully optimistic
phlegmatic
sluggish
blithe
sanguine, optimistic
buoyant
sanguine, optimistic
piquant
engaging, enchanting
languorous
phlegmatic, sluggish
somnolent
phlegmatic, sluggish
torpid
phlegmatic, sluggish
hale
vigorous, vibrant
spry
vigorous, vibrant
disconsolate
melancholy, morose
choleric
easily angered
irascible
choleric, easily angered
fractious
choleric, easily angered
bilious
choleric, easily angered
splenetic
choleric, easily angered
refractory
recalcitrant
intractable
recalcitrant
tractable
docile, compliant
obsequious
compliant, docile
obeisant
compliant, docile
peevish
querulous
captious
querulous
carping
querulous
caviling
querulous
lugubrious
dolorous, marked by sorrow or pain
invidiousness
animosity, malevolence
pusillanimous
cowardly
craven
pusillanimous, cowardly
dastardly
pusillanimous, cowardly
lassitude
feeling of weakness or listlessness
languor
lassitude, lethargy
torpor
lassitude, lethargy
stupor
lassitude, lethargy