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thorougly skilled; an expert
adept
to have ambitious hopes or plans, strive toward a higher goal, desire earnestly; to ascend
aspire
bare, dreary, dismal
bleak
to blame; scold
chide
worthy of scorn, contemptible
despicable
small, smaller than most others of the same type
dimunitive
to free from slavery; to release or liberate
emancipate
incorrect, containing mistakes
erroneous
to make use of, develop; to make improper use of for personal profit; a feat, deed
exploit
made or delivered on the spur of the moment
extemporaneous
to make imperfect, damage, harm
impair
not able to be defeated, unbeatable
invincible
drooping; without energy, sluggish
languid
mud; wet, swampy ground; a tough situation; to get stuck
mire
forward; undesirably prominent; thrust out
obtrusive
an introduction to a speech or piece of writing
preamble
to cause to become; to perform; to deliver officially; to process extract
render
rough, irregular, sever, stern; strong; stormy
rugged
inclined to doubt; slow to accept something as true
skeptical
untidy in dress, personal habits, etc.; careless, sloppy
slipshod