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abscond
to depart in a sudden and secret manner
bellicose
Warlike or hostile in manner or temperament
capitulate
To surrender under specified conditions
deference
Submission or courteous yielding to the opinion, or judgment of another.
eclectic
selecting from various sources.
fastidious
excessively particular, critical, or demanding;
glib
marked by lack of intellectual depth.
heinous
Grossly wicked or reprehensible; abominable
indolent
habitually lazy
juxtapose
to place close together or side by side
mollify
to soften in feeling or temper, as a person; pacify;
obeisance
A gesture or movement of the body, such as a curtsy, that expresses deference or homage.
palpable
capable of being touched or felt; tangible.
perfunctory
performed merely as a routine duty
recalcitrant
resisting authority or control
sanguine
cheerfully optimistic, hopeful, or confident
tanatmount
Equivalent in effect or value
venerate
To regard with respect, or reverence,
derision
ridicule; mockery
predilection
A partiality ; a preference