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Diffident
shy, timid
Disdain
to despise; a feeling of contempt
Docile
obedient managable
Equanimity
composure, calmness
facade
a false front, false exterior
facetious
inappropriately witty
fastiduous
meticulous, hard to please
fatuous
silly, foolish
flaunt
show off, display showily
furtive
sneaky, stealthy
glib
suspiciously fluent
gregarious
sociable
harangue
noisy pompous speech
idiosyncracy
a person's eccentricity/quirk
illicit
unlawful
importune
to beg for
incredulous
disbelieving
invective
abusive language, reproach
loquacious
talkative
ludicrous
ridiculous, laughable
martinet
a strict disciplinarian
maudlin
weakly sentimental
nebulous
vague, hazy
obsequious
servilely attentive, fawning
ostracize
to ban from social favor
panacea
a cure all
pander
to cater to or exploit the weakness and vice of others
placate
to appease, pacify
prodigious
huge, mighty, strange