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Allure

To influence, sway, or entice with some tempting appeal

Apathy

A lack of concern or feeling, indifference

Auspicious

Favorable

Caricature

A portrayal where features are distorted, a parody

Cordial

Courteous and gracious; friendly; warm

Cosmopolitan

Dealing with the whole world

Deplore

To regret deeply or strongly; to feel or to express deep grief for

Discrepant

Disagreeing, inconsistent

Ecstasy

Extreme happiness

Empathy

Understanding or identification with another's feelings or situation

Equivocal

Ambiguous (usually intended to mislead)

Expeditious

Done with speed and efficiency

Galvanize

To stimulate or to excite as if by an electric shock

Implacable

Incapable of being appeased

Inimitable

Not able to be imitated

Mutability

The degree to which something I'd subject and likely to change

Odious

Deserving hate or contempt

Parochial

Limited in range or scope, narriw, provincial

Penchant

A strong inclination

Ponderous

Very heavy, unwieldy from weight

Protract

To prolong

Replete

Filled to capacity, abundantly supplied

Soporific

Something that tends to cause sleep and to dull awareness or alertness

Strident

Loud and harsh sounding

Treachery

Violation of faith; betrayal of trust; treason