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acquiesce
accept without protest, comply, consent, yield
allure
to entice, temptation, stong attraction
askew
twisted to one side, crooked, awry, lopsided
blithe
cheerful, nonchalant, carefree
contentious
inclined to argue, combative
covet
desire for something belonging to another, crave, yearn, hunger for..
crestfallen
discouraged, dejected, disconsolate
disheveled
rumpled, mussed, untidy, unkempt
exponent
one who advocates, speaks for, defender, champion
garrulous
given to much talking, long-wined
insuperable
invincible, unable to be overcome
lamentable
regretted or pittied, deplorable
misnomer
unsuitable or misleading, malapropism
profess
affirm openly, assert, declare
respite
period or rest/relief, interval, intermission
retribution
repayment, requital, just deserts
sinuous
many curves, flexible, supple
sonorous
full, deep, rich in sound
vanguard
forefront, cutting edge
wastrel
loafer, idler, good for nothin