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Austere
severe or stern in manner; without adronment or luxury, simple, plain; harsh or sour in flavor

forbidding rigourous puritanical ascetic unadorned subdued
beneficent
preforming acts of kindness or charity; conferring benefits doing good

humanitarian magnanimous charitable
cadaverous
pale gaunt resembling corpse

wadted haggard emaciated ghastly
concoct
prepare combining ingredients, make up (as dish); devise invent fabricate

create fashion rustle up
crass
coarse unfeeling stupid

crude vulgar tasteless oafish obtuse
debase
lower in character quality or value to degrade adulterate cause deteriorate

cheapen corrupt demean depreciate
desecrate
commit sacrilege upon treat irreverently to contaminate pollute

profane defile violate
disconcert
to confuse to disturb composure of

upset rattle ruffle faze perturb
grandiose
graand in an impressive stately way - marked pompous affectation or gradnuear absurdly exaggerated

majestic bombastic highfalutin
inconsequential
trifiling unimportant

trivial negligible petty paltry
infraction
breaking of law or obligation

violation transgression breach offense
mitigate
to make milder or softer to moderate in force or intensity

lessen relieve alleviate diminish
pillage
rob of goods by open force (as in war) plunder the act of looting booty

ravage sack loot booty
prate
talk great deal flooish or aimless fashion

chatter prattle blab blabber palaver
punctillious
very careful and exact attentive to fine points of etiquette or propriety

precise scrupulousexacting fussy finicky