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formidable
inspiring dread
gauche
awkard
guile
trickery, deception
histrionic
having to do w/ actors
hypothetical
based on assumption
impervious
impenetrable
inadvertant
inattentive
incumbent
resting on as duty or obligation
inferecne
logical conclusion
intaglio
opposite of cameo
invalidate
abolish
vettison
throw goods overboard to lighten a craft
lassitude
langour, state of wearyness
livid
associated w/ bruises or welts, pallid as w/ rage or illness
machination
secret plot
mercenary
greedy, venal, working or perfroming only for money
morbid
to dwell on or gloomy
noisome
harmful to health, noxious
overt
ant. covert, open to view or public
palette
baord on which a pinter mixes pigments
pellucid
clear, easy to understnad
peruse
read thorugoughly, to study
plebian
common people, vulgar
predilection
preference, pre-judged liking
propensity
natural inclination
dour
gloomy, stern
dlusive
evasive
ensconce
to shelter or conceal
execration
loathing
exigency
state of urgency
extenuate
to lessen or weaken
tatuous
foolish, empty-headed, inane
filch
pilfer or steal