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Callow
ADJ
Young and inexperienced; immature
Contemporary
NOUN
A person living during the same time period as another
ADJ
Existing or occuring at the same time
Cynical
ADJ
Doubtful of the sincerity of others' motives; skeptical
NOUN
cynic
Despot
NOUN
A ruler with absolute power or tyrannical control over a group of people
ADJ
Despotic
Enunciate
VERB
To pronounce clearly
To state; to announce
Impediment
NOUN
Anything that gets in the way; an obsticle
Impoverish
VERB
to make por
to take away
ADJ
impoverished
Indolent
ADJ
Indulging in ease; avoiding exertion; lazy
Sagacious
ADJ
Showing sound judgment; wise
NOUN
Sagacity
Secular
ADJ
Wordly; not connected with a church or religion
Speculate
VERB
To think abount or to make guesses
To engage in a risky buisness venture
Strife
NOUN
Conflict or struggle
Venetrate
VERB
To show great respect for
Voracious
ADJ
Ravenous; desiring and eating in a large amount of food
Greatly eager
Wane
VERB
To get smaller, dimmer, or weaker; to near an end