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affluent
wealthy
chagrin
disappointment
confidant
person you tell your secrets to.
consternation
dread, dismay
deride
to make fun of
discern
recognize
disparage
to discredit
dubious
uncertian
eschew
keep away from
feasible
practicle or possible
fiasco
complete failure
laudable
commendable or praiseworthy
masticate
to chew
obsolescence
process of wearing out
perfunctory
careless
perverse
contrary or opposite
precocious
reaching maturity early
quell
crush, stop
sally
sudden rushing forth
voluble
talkative
arbitrary
based on whim (dictorial)
cognizant
aware
effigy
a likeness
exacerbate
to irritate
flout
to show contempt
forthwith
immediately
fray
a conflict, fight
harass
to torment
implacable
relentless, unappeasable
indigent
poverty-stricken, poor, or needy
jurisdiction
range of authority
monolithic
having a massive structure
oust
eject
paroxysm
violent outburst
reprehensible
blameworthy
revert
go back
skirmish
small battle
stymie
to hinder
terminate
to end
turbulent
riotous
afflict
to trouble greatly
ascend
to rise
besiege
to surround
emaciated
wasted away
excruciating
agonizing
fretful
worrisome
harbinger
forerunner
malignant
becoming progrssively worse
malnutrition
inadequate diet
privation
lack of necessities
remote
distant
respite
postponement
reverberating
reechoing
sanctuary
place of protection
sinister
evil
succumb
yield
surge
to rush suddenly
thwart
to hinder
tranquil
peaceful
ubiquitous
being everywhere at once
adverse
unfavorable
advocate
to support
amicable
friendly
asset
something of value
astute
keen, shrewd
bigot
prejudiced person
blatant
disagreeably loud
entourage
followers
extortion
getting mobey by threats
impresario
organizer
ineffectual
not effective
loath
unwilling
malady
disease
nefarious
villainous
scrutinize
examine closely
solicit
seek earnestly
spew
vomit
venom
poison
vexatious
annoying
virulent
harmful
desist
cease
doleful
sad
elusive
hard to grasp
engrossed
absorbed
frustrate
foil
histronics
display of emotions
imminent
about to happen
inclement
stormy, harsh
inert
powerless to move
interject
interrupt
mastiff
large dog
obsess
preoccupy
pertinent
appropitate
peruse
read carefully
premonition
forewarning
recoil
draw back
salient
outstanding
squeamish
easily shocked
symptomatic
indicative
wan
pale