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altruism
unselfish regard for or devotion to the welfare of others
ambiguous
inexplicable
amorphous
having no definite form
anarchist
one who rebels against any authority, established order, or ruling power
anecdote
a usually short narrative of an interesting, amusing, or biographical incident
anomaly
deviation from the normal
antediluvian
made, evolved, or developed a long time ago
apathy
lack of feeling or emotion
arbitrary
random
archaic
old
articulate
to utter distinctly
artisan
craftsman
ascetic
severe
assiduous
busy
assuage
to lessen the intensity of
astute
crafty
atrophy
a wasting away or progressive decline: degeneration
augment
to make greater/larger
avarice
greediness
aversion
a settled dislike
beguile
to lead by deception
belie
contradict
benevolent
marked by or disposed to doing good
bequeath
transmit
bleak
grim
brevity
shortness of duration
cacophonous
harsh-sounding
cajole
coax
candor
fairness
censure
opinion