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abstemious
ascetic; restrained; self-denying
acquisitive
greedy; grasping; avaricious
alleviate
mitigate; reduce; diminish
amorphous
formless; shapeless; indeterminute
annotated
elucidated; footnoted; commentated
antiquated
obsolete; out-of-date; archaic
arboreal
pertaining to trees; lush;greenery
bombastic
pretentious; coarse; outrageous
braggadocio
boasting; bragging; jingoism
cadaverous
haggard; ghastly; skeletal
capacious
large; spacious; commodious
covetous
avaricious; greedy; miserly
culpable
guilty; indicted; responsible
deleterious
injurious; harmful; hurtful
demean
degrade; debase; vitiate
disconcerting
disquieting; confusing; unsettleing
disconsolate
inconsolable; heartbroken; forlorn
disorient
confuse; befuddle; disrupt
dispassionate
calm; placid; impartial
dogged
determined; earnest; stubborn
efficacious
effective; potent; productive
effrontery
audacity; impudence; brashness
enamored
captivated; enthralled; enraptured
estrange
alienate; withdraw; hold off
ethereal
heavenly; spiritual; celestial
ethnology
study of cultures; cultural studies
exculpate
exonerate; clear; hold blameless
extraneous
extrinsic; unessential; trivial
factious
dissentious; disagreement; disruptive
fatuous
foolish; insane; silly
fortuitious
accidentally luchky; fortunate; random
grandiloquent
bombastic; pompous; ostentatious
heterogeneous
disparate; motley; different
histrionic
theatrical; acting; affected
impassive
apathetic; emotionless; calm
impious
irreverent; rebellious; impudent
infamous
disreputable; ignominious; notorious
ingenious
skillful; inventive creative
ingenuous
artless; naive; candid
inherent
inborn; native; natural
insightful
intelligent; keen; profound
intangible
impalpable; vague; indefinite
judicious
discreet; prudent; careful
largess
generous; bounty-ful
laudable
commendable; praiseworthy; impressive
machinations
conspiring; scheming; planning
malcontent
discontent; dissatisfied; disgruntled
malodorous
fetid; odorous; stenchful
melodramatic
sentimental; maudling; theatrical
meritorious
praiseworthy; laudable; commendable
misapprehension
misunderstanding; misconstruction; misconception
miscreant
depraved; villain; criminal
misnomer
wrong name; malapropism; misname
objectivity
dispassion; disintrest; detachment
omiscient
all-knowing; sgacious; wise
pallid
wan; plae; anemic
permutation
alteration; transposition; transformation
perspicuous
lucid; clear; distinct
perturbation
disturbance; disquiet; unease
plenitude
abundance; profusion; bounty
prestigious
distinguished; eminent; famous
pretentious
ostentatious; pompous; inflated
provincial
unsophisticated; regional; narrowness
punctilious
precise; reliable; correct
querulous
petulant; irascible; complaining
quiescence
quiet; stillness; inactive
renowned
famous; celebrated; well-known
serpentine
sinuous; winding; twisting
servile
slavish; obsequious; subservant
spendthrift
prodigal; profligate; squanderer
stratagem
scheme; plot; ruse
tart
acrid; caustic; sharp
terrestrial
earthy; terrene; mundane
veracity
truth; honesty; sincerity
verbose
loquacious; turgid; prolix
vilify
defame; libel; shame
virulent
noxious; malicious; harmful
vociferous
clamorous; uproarious; noisy
wanton
malicious; prodigal; unruly
wistful
yearning; pensive; melancholy