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abject
base contemptible
aesthetic
sesitive or repsonsive to beauty
badniage
light and playful conversation
behemoth
a creature of enormous size,power or appearance
cacophonous
harsh sounding,raucous, discordant dissonant
charlatan
pretender impostor quack
cognizant
aware, knowledgable
coherent
holding or sticking together
collusion
secret agreement or cooperation
complicity
involvement in wrong doing
decimate
to kill or destroy a large part of
deign
to condesend
delineate
to protray sketch or describe in an accurate and vivid detail
deprecate
to be little
devious
done or acting in a shift or underhanded way
disarray
disorder and confusion
discomfit
to confuse, perplex or embarrase
dissemble
to disguise or conceal diliberatly give a false impression
dissidence
a difference of opinion
distraught
very much agiatated or upset as a result of emotion or mental conflict
ebullient
overflowing wiht enthusiasm and excitement
eclectic
ones whoses beliefs are drawn from many sources
embellish
to improve by adding details
ephemeral
lasting only a short while, short lived
ethereal
light airy delicate
euphemism
a mild or inoffensive expression used in placed of a harsh or unpleasant one
exacerbate
to make more violent severe bitter or painful
facade
a surface appearance
fatuous
silly vapid inane doltish and vacuous
fecund
intellectual productive
fraught
full or loaded with
garish
glaring tastlessly showy
germane
relevant appropriate apropos fitting
glean
to gather bit by bit
gregarious
living together ina heard
halcyon
calm peaceful legendary bird
histrionic
theatrical artificial
idiosyncrasy
a peculiarty that serves to distiguish or identity
ignominy
shame or disgrace
illusionry
lacking in or not based on reality
imminent
impending looming
impeccable
faultless beyond criticism or blame
imperturbable
not easily excited
improvident
not thrifty
inane
vapid idiotic moronic fatuous
incendiary
tending to stir up strife or rebellion
indubitable
unquestionable indisputable
inexorable
inflexible beyond influence unyielding unstoppable
iniquity
wickedness sin
innate
natural inborn inherent
inordinate
far too great exceedng reasonable limits excessive
insatiable
unquenchable ravenous voracious
intermittent
stopping and beginnin again sporadic
intransigent
refusing to compromise
inure
to toughen harden
invidious
offensive hateful
inviolable
of such a character that it must not be broken injured or profaned
irrefutable
impossible to disprove
irreparable
incapable of being repaired or rectified
laconic
concise using few words
ludicrous
ridiciouls laughable absurd
luminous
emitting or reflecting light glowing
machination
a plot scheme maneuver
mendacious
given to lying or deception
mundane
earthly worldly relation to practical and material affairs
nascent
having jut come into existence
obsequious
marked by slavish attentiveness
pejorative
expressing disapproval or disparagement derogatory deprecatory belittling
taciturn
habitually silent or quiet inclined to talk very little
unremitting
consant incessant unrelenting