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loquacious

Given to continual talking; talkative; garrulous.

adj.

talkative;quiet
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abase

To cast down or reduce low or lower, as in rank, office, condition in life, or estimation of worthiness; to depress; to humble; to degrade.


noun

demote;promote
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non sequitur

An inference or conclusion that does not follow from the premises or evidence

noun

fallacy
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condenscend

To descend to the level of one considered inferior; lower oneself

stoop
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perambulate

To walk through.
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epigram

A short, witty poem expressing a single thought or observation

noun

joke;
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perfidy

Deliberate breach of faith
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inanimate

Not having the qualities associated with active

dead;alive
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sacrosanct

Regarded as sacred and inviolable.

adj.
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nihilism

Rejection of all distinctions in moral or religious value and a willingness to repudiate all previous theories of morality or religious belief.

noun
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sotto vose

In soft tones, so as not to be overheard; in an undertone

adj.

whisper;shout
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obsequious

Full of or exhibiting servile compliance; fawning
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tangible

can be touched

real;fake
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pathetic fallacy

The attribution of human emotions or characteristics to inanimate objects or to nature

noun
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translucent

Clear

adj.

lucid;thick