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paucity
fewness; insufficiency
autodidact
one who is self-taught
fatuous
inanely foolish; stupid; also, llusory
complement
something that fills up or completes
taciturn
not inclined to talk
en masse
all together; as a whole
confluence
a flowing or coming together
maudlin
excessively sentimental
enervate
to weaken
recondite
difficult to understand
paroxysm
an outburst; a fit
copious
large in quantity; also, affording an abundant supply
exalt
to praise, glorify, or honor
erroneous
containing or characterized by error
prescience
knowledge of events before they take place
ineluctable
impossible to avoid or evade
obdurate
hardened in feelings or in wrongdoing; unyielding
banal
commonplace; trivial
affable
easy to speak to; also, gracious
noisome
offensive or disgusting; also, harmful; unwholesome
exacerbate
to aggravate; to make worse
misnomer
a misnaming
lackadaisical
lacking spirit or liveliness
hauteur
haughtiness; arrogance
skulk
to hide in a sneaking manner