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parsimonious
cheap
surreptitious
secret, sneaky, unauthorized
laconic
concise, sparing of words
obliterated
to erase/destroy/make unrecognizable
purview
extent of respect or authority
solmnolent
sleepy
trenchant
sharp witted, clear cut, distinct
whimsical
fanciful, oddly imaginative
burgeoned
to blossom
imbroglio
an argument
lachrymose
tearful
pernicious
deadly
bilious
bad tempered, sickly colored
indemnified
to pay for loss or injury
circumlonution
many words when few will do
insouciant
carefree
anathema
person/thing intensly disliked
indomitable
not to be conqured/dominated, umbeatable
penury
extreme poverty
internecine
internally destructive as in a group, deadly
propitious
favorable
obsequious
serve others
callow
inexperienced, imature
sagacious
wise
staid
serious
assiduous
extremly attentive
sophistry
deceptive argument
svelte
slim, slender, smooth, sleek
truncated
shortened, cut
trepidation
fear
expurgated
to censor
martinet
strict dictator
salubrious
beneficial
droll
oddly amusing
stentorian
loud voice
lascivious
sexual desire
penultimate
next to last
traduced
to discrase
blithe
cheerful
inveterate
firmly established
protract
to prolong
compunction
remorse
dilatory
cause delay, be slow
esoteric
difficult to understand
impugn
to doubt
invidious
hurtful, damaging
bowdlerize
censorship
inchoate
just begun, not fully
limpid
clear, transparent
venial
to forgive someone
disconsolate
unhappy, depressed
prodigal
wasteful
mendacious
flaw or shortcoming
perspicacity
having keen judgment
ascetic
anyone who lives with self discpline or abstince
putative
to set in order
benighted
caught or surounded by darkness
celerity
swift in acting or moving
tenet
a principal/doctrine
ignoble
not worthy of honor
paean
hymnof joy/praise
proletarian
among the lowest class
scurrilious
vulger, obscent
effrontery
brash, boldness
flaunts
show off
subsume
to include withen a larger class
untenable
can not be defended
convivial
having to do with a feast of festival
encomium
expression of high praise
nonpareil
someone or something un-equal
credence
belif
meretricious
painfuly atractive
coterie
small group with a common interest
impervious
not permiting passage
expedient
useful but not correct
credence
belif
meretricious
painfuly atractive
coterie
small group with a common interest
impervious
not permiting passage
expedient
useful but not correct
grandiloguent
marked by flowy ornate style
predilection
prejudice
fortitude
courage, guts
uxorious
the perfect man
xyster
tool for scraping bones
obsequious
willing to sereve others
languished
to loose srtength
apple
red
pear
green
watermelon
red and grees
dog
animal