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affable
courteous and pleasable, sociable
aggrandize
to increase in greatness, power, or wealth
amorphous
shapeless, without definite form; without organization or unity
aura
atmosphere; a distinctive air or personal quality
contraband
illegal, smuggled goods, prohibited
erudite
scholarly, learned, bookish, educated, well-read
gossamer
thin, light, delicate, insubstancial
infer
to find out by reasoning; to arrive at a conclusion on the basis of thought
inscrutable
incapable of being understood; impossible to see through physically
insular
relating to, characteristic of, or situated on an island; narrow-minded
irrevocable
incapable of being changed or called back
propensity
a natural inclination towards
querulous
peevish, complaining, fretful
remonstrate
to argue or plead with someone against something, protest against, object to
repudiate
to disown, reject, or deny the validity of
resilient
able to return to an original shape or form; able to recover quickly
reverberate
to re-echo, resound; to reflect or be reflected repeatedly
scurrilous
coarsely abusive, vulgar or low, foul-mouthed
sedulous
persistant, showing dtermination
sleazy
thin or flimsy; cheap; shoddy or inferior in quality or character