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allay
to calm or pacify, set to rest
allay
to lessen or relieve
bestial
beastlike
bestial
beastly, brutal
bestial
subhuman in intelligence and sensibility
convival
festive, socialable, having fun together, genial
coterie
a circle of acquantities
coterie
a close-knit, often exclusive, group of people with common interest
counterpart
a person or thing closely resembling or corresponding to another
counterpart
a complement
demur
to object or take exception
demur
an objection
effrontery
shameless boldness, impudence
embellish
to decorate, adorn, touch up
embellish
to improve by adding details
ephemeral
lasting only a short time, short-lived
felicitous
appropriate, apt, well-chosen
felicitous
marked by well-being or good fortune, happy
furtive
done slyly or steathily, sneaky, secret, shifty
furtive
stolen
garish
glaring
garish
tastelessly showy or overdecorated in a vulgar or offensive way
illusory
misleading, deceptive
illusory
lacking in or not based on reality
indignent
needy, impoverished
inordinate
far too great, exceeding reasonable limits, excessive
jettison
to cast overboard, get rid of as unnecessary or burdensome
misanthrope
a person who hates or despise people
pertinacious
very persistent
pertincacious
holding firmly to a course of action or a set of beliefs
pertinacious
hard to get rid of, refusing to be put off or denied
picayune
of little value or importance, paltry, measly
picayune
concerned with trifling matters, small-minded
raiment
clothing, garments