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RECONDITE
(adj) exceeding ordinary knowledge and understanding, profound, abstruse 1
INVECTIVE
(noun) a strong denunciation or condemnation; abusive language; (adj) abusive, vituperative 2
REPROBATE
(noun) a depraved, vicious, or unprincipled person, scoundrel; (adj) wicked, corrupt, or unprincipled; (verb) to disapprove of, condemn 1
EFFICACIOUS
(adj) effective, producing results 3
DUN(NED)
(verb) to demand insistently, especially payment of a debt; (noun) a creditor; (adj) dark, dull, drab, dingy, blackish -
EQUANIMITY
(noun) calmness, composure, refusal to panic 3
MUNIFICENT
(adj) extremely generous, lavish 2
ACCRUE
(verb) to grow or accumulate in the course of time; to happen as a natural result 2
FORTUITOUS
(adj) accidental, happening by chance: 2
MOTLEY
(adj) showing great diversity or variety; composed of different elements or many colors; (noun) a multicolored wollen fabric; a jester's costume; a jester; a mixture of odd elements 1
BEDLAM
(noun) a state or scene of uproar and confusion 1
PROCRASTINATE
(verb) to delay, put off until later 2
COVERT
(adj) hidden, disguised, purposefully dept secret; sheltered, secluded; (noun) a sheltered place, a hiding place 1
SEDENTARY
(adj) characterized by or calling for continued sitting; remaining in one place 1
DEBONAIR
(adj) pleasant, courteous, lighthearted; smooth and polished (in manners of appearance) 3
ANNOTATION
(noun) a critical or explanatory note or comment, especially for a literary work 3
IMPERIOUS
(adj) overbearing, arrogant; seeking to dominate; pressing compelling 2
PROVOCATIVE
(adj) tending to produce a strong feeling or response; arousing desire or appetite; irritating; annoying; (noun) something that provokes or stimulates 2
INIMICAL
(adj) unfriendly, hostile; harmful, unfavorable 2
ANTEDILUVIAN
(adj) relating to or typical of ancient times 4
GIST
(noun) the essential part, main point, or essence -
GRATUITOUS
(adj) freely given; not called for by circumstances, unwarranted 2