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decry
to depreciate, officiall (money)
malignant
having an evil influence,wishing evil, very malevolent or malicious,very harmful,very dangerous,virulent causing or likely to cause death
filibuster
the use of such methods to obstruct a bill
inundated
to overflow, to move in waves, cause death or flood,to cover with or as with a flood
augment
to make greater as in size or quantity, strenthen, enlarge
pragmatic
of or pertaining to a practical point of view or practical considerations
scintillate
to emit sparks,to sparkle, to twinkle, shift rapidly
salubrious
favorable to or promoting health, healthful
candor
being frank,open, sincere in speech or expression,candidness, freedom from bias, fairness
moot
open to discuss in or debate of or no pratical value or meaning not actual, theoretical hypothetical
lethargic
the quality or state of being drowsy dull listless and unenergetic indifferent sluggish lazy
declivity
a downward slope, as of ground
fastidious
excessively particular, critical, or demanding hard to please excessive care or delicacy
intrinsic
belonging to a thing by its very nature belonging or lying within a given part -the intrinsic value of a gold ring)
autonomous
self-governing independent subject to its own laws only- pertaining to an autonomy not subject to control from outside independent functioning independently