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effusive
adj- excessive in emotional expression
egregious
adj- conspicuously and outrageously bad or reprehensible
elegiac
adj- expressing sorrow for something in the past
elitism
noun- the belief that certain persons or groups deserve favored treatment by virtue of their perceived superiority, as in intellect, social status, or finical resources
eloquence
noun- the quality of persuasive, powerful expression
embellish
verb- to heighten the attractiveness of by adding ornamental details
enmity
noun- an intense mutual hatred
equivocate
verb- to mislead by using ambiguous language
euphemistic
adj- substituting an agreeable or inoffensive expression for one that may offend or suggest something unpleasent
ethereal
adj- characterized by lightness and insubstantiality