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(adj) of or in the night
nocturnal
(adj) sharp and harsh in taste or odor; sharp in manner or temper
acrid
(adj) yielding to wishes or demands of others; easy-going
indulgent
(n) large destructive fire
conflagration
(adj) firmly established as a result of long duration, habitual
inveterate
(adj) underhand, secret, concealed
candestine
(adj) incisive, keen; thorough-going effective
trenchant
(adj) hard, unfeeling, not responsive
callous
(v) tomediate, think about at length
ruminate
(adj) in high spirits, jubilant, extremely pleased
elated
(n) thought or remark that is flat, dull, common place
platitude
(adj) not to the point, without application to a particular matter
irrelevant
(adj) majestic, inspiring admiration and respect
august
(adj) unspoken, silent, not expressed in words
tacit
(adj) no able to be erased or removed
indelible
(v)to subdue, put down
quell
(adj) capable of being felt by touch, real, definite
tangible
(n) remorse, strong regret
compunction
(adj) muddy, not clear; confused in thought or feeling
turbid
(adj) abundant, rich, well supplied with material possessions
affluent