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criterion
standard used in judging
virtuoso
highly skilled artist
conflagration
great fire
capricious
unredictable; fickle
antediluvian
antiquated; extremely old
antagonism
actively expressed hostility
surfeit
satiate; stuff; indulge to excess in anything
adversity
poverty; misfortune
embellish
adorn; ornament; add fictitious detail
calculated
deliberately planned
feasible
practical
hedonist
one who believes that pleasure is the sole aim in life
integrity
uprightness; wholeness
insularity
narrow-mindedness; isolation
cordial
gracious; heartfelt
strident
loud and harsh; insistent
bombastic
pompous; using inflated language
belie
contradict; give a false impression
beguile
charm; mislead or delude
debilitate
weaken; enfeeble