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pertinacious
adjective
stubborn, hard to get rid of
picayune
adjective
of little value, measly, small-minded
raiment
noun
apparel, attire, clothing, garments
inordinate
adjective
extravagant, excessive, far too great
misanthrope
noun
people-hater
allay
verb
reduce
bestial
adjective
beastly, brutal, animal
convivial
adjective
fun-loving, merry, festive, sociable
coterie
noun
clique, set
counterpart
noun
match, complement
demur
verb and noun
(V) protest, object to
(N) an objection
effrontery
noun
nerve, shameless, boldness
embellish
verb
ornament, garnish, decorate, touch up
ephemeral
adjective
short-lived
felicitous
adjective
fortunate, well-put, appropriate, well chosen
furtive
adjective
covert, sneaky, secret, shifty, stolen
garish
adjective
flashy, glaring
illusory
adjective
imaginary, misleading, deceptive
indigent
adjective
penniless, needy
jettison
verb
discard, dump, junk, abandon