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eleemosynary
relating to charity; charitable
dour
stern or unyielding or gloomy
incongruous
lacking in harmony
winsome
light-hearted
apposite
of striking appropriateness and relevance
tumult
the commotion or agitation of a crowd
parvenu
an upstart; one newly risen in class or economic status
riparian
of or pertaining to the bank of a river
dilatory
given to, or marked by, procrastination or delay
edify
to instruct and improve
impecunious
habitually without money; poor
polyglot
speaking or containing many languages
sedulous
diligent in application or pursuit
juju
an object superstitiously believed to embody magical powers
chagrin
acute vexation or embarrassment
metier
an occupation, especially in which one excels
facile
easily done or performed
perforce
by necessity
evanescent
fleeting
quotidian
occurring daily; also, ordinary
specious
apparently right but not so in reality
munificent
very generous
indolent
lazy; inactive
intransigent
uncompromising
tortuous
marked by repeated turns and bends