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Sardonic
Mocking, scornful.
proscribe
To outlaw; to prohibit
stymie
To thwart; to get in the way of; to hinder
usurpation
To seize wrongfully
profilgate
Extravagantly wasteful and usually wildly immoral

Fraternity members are a profilgate bunch.
Paris Hilton is profilgate, spending thousands on fucking purses.
genteel
Refined; polite; aristocratic
propitious
Marked by favoraable signs or conditions

Rushhour is not a propitious time to drive.
venal
Bribable
redolent
fragrant
remonstrate
To argue against; to protest; to raise objections
assiduity
Hardworking; busy; quite diligent
intractable
Uncontrollable; stubborn; disobedient
harbinger
forerunner
chicanery
Trickery; deceitfulness; artifice; especially legal or political
lethargy
Sluggishness; laziness; indifference
Loquacious
Talking a lot or too much
Lugubrious
Exaggeratedly mournful- to make a big show of being sad
Tout
To praise highly; to brag publicly about
Ignominy
Deep disgrace
Vitiate
To make impure; pollute
Munifiscence
Very generous; lavish
Torpor
Sluggishness; inactivity; apathy
Temerity
Boldness; recklessness; audacity
Noxious
Harmful; offensive
Intransigent
Uncompromising; stubborn
Turpitude
Shameful wickeness; depravity
Subvert
Overthrow
Stricture
A restriction; limitation; negative criticism
Steadfast
Loyal; faithful
Static
Stationary; not changing or moving
sordid
Vile; filthy; squalid
spurious
False; fake
sanguine
Cheerful; optimistic; hopeful
relegate
Banish
recrimination
Countercharge
purported
Rumored; claimed
precipitate
To cause to happen abruptly
portentous
An omen; a sign of something coming in the future
poignant
Painfully emotional; extremely moving; sharp or astute
extrapolate
To project or deduce from something known; to infer
plethora
An excess
impervious
Impenetrable
penchant
A strong taste or liking for something; a predilection
pedestrian
Unimaginative; banal
banal
Unoriginal; ordinary
Impetuous
Impulsive; extremely impatient
Patent
Obvious
Lampoon
To satirize; to mock; to parody
Ostensible
Apparent (but misleading); professed
Obtuse
Abstract
Onerous
Burdensome; oppressive
Mendacious
Lying; dishnonest
Magnamimity
Forgiving; unresentful; noble in spirit; generous
Levity
Lightness; frivolity; unseriousness
Latent
Present but not visible or apparent; potential
Laconic
Using few words, especially to the point of seeming rude.
Languish
To become weak, listless or depressed.
Irascible
Easily angered or provoked; irritable
Insidious
Treeacherous; sneaky
Largess
Generous giving of gifts; generosity; philanthropy
Impugn
To attack, especially to attack the truth or integrity of something.
Impeccable
Flawless; entirely without sin
Hyperbole
Exagerration
Harbinger
Forefunner
Gregarious
Sociable; enjoying the company of others
Garrulous
Chatty
Egregious
Extremely bad; flagrant
Fatuous
Foolish; silly; idiotic
Exigency
An emergency; an urgency
Extol
To praise highly; to laud
Exacerbate
To make worse
Euphemism
Pleasant expression
Ethereal
Airy
Ebullient
Boiling; bubbling with excitement; exuberant
Duplicity
Double dealing
Efface
To erase
Demagogue
Rabble rouser
Daunt
To make fearful; to intimidate
Decimate
To kill or destroy a large part of
Culimate
Climax
Cogent
Powerfully convincing
Censure
To condemn severely for doing something bad
Deprecate
To express dissaproval of
Candor
Truthfulness; sincere honesty
Bourgeois
Middle class, usually in a pejorative sense; boringly conventional
Blatant
Unpleasantly or offensively noisy; glaring
Ambivalent
Undecided; having opposed feelings simultaneously
Caustic
Like acid; corrosive