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extemporaneous
adj unrehearsed
Contemptuous
adj scornful
fatuous
adj dull
constructive
adj leading to improvement
disconcerted
adj confused
acqiescence
n agreement
Squeamish
adj-Queasy
Profane
adj vulgar
statistic
n a numerical fact
rouse
v to excite
contentious
adj argumentative
intrepid
adj brave
tentative
adj hesitant
Irked
v-Indignant
Rebellious
adj- Recalcitrant
Penury
n poverty
advocate
v to speak in favor of
subtle
adj sly
Vestigial
adj Latent
diminutive
adj small
Desirable
adj worth having
source
noun origin
Rebuttal
n an attempt to disprove
eccentric
adj strange
impromptu
adj off hand
cynical
n distrustful
garnish
adj flashy
Tacit
adj unspoken
negate
v to nullfy
Apprehensive
adj Pusillanimous
vapid
adj dull
Bigot
n racist
cantankerous
adj ill tempered
Status-quo
noun the way things are
Ethereal
adj Airy
catalyst
investigator n
colleague
noun associate
research
n investigation
Temerity
n nerve
genial
adj cheerful
refute
v to disprove
Adamant
adj-Determined
Sullen
adj- depress
Sympathetic
adj appreciative
periodical
noun publication that appears regularly
affirm
v to ratify
Debate
to deliberate
avaricious
rapacious adj
Resolved
adj decided
parched
adj desiccated
sentimentality
n sensitivity
Haughty
adj Conceded
pestilent
adj malignant
allure
interest noun
penitent
adj sorrowful
Forage
verb to search
vehement
adj intense
proposition
n a proposal
Acrimonious
adj bitter
summation
conclusion n
perplexity
n confusion
practical
adj having to do with action or practice rather that thought or theory
Persuade
verb to win over
pious
adj religious
Predilection
n prferance
tyrannical
adj repressive
Stealthily
adverb slyly
vexation
n irritatioin
lamenting
v grieving
imprudent
ad unwise