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Virulent (adj)
Actively poisonous; intensely noxious, hateful or spiteful; actively violent.
Contemptuous (adj)
Showing disdain; insulting or scornful.
Enigma (n)
One that is puzzling, ambiguous, or inexplicable.
Labyrinth (n)
A maze, or something similar.
Lucid (adj)
Easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible.
Repudiate (v)
To reject with disapproval or condemnation; to cast off or disown.
Superficial (adj)
Concerned with or comprehending only what is on the surface or obvious.
Primordial (adj)
Constituting a beginning; giving origin to something derived or developed; original; elementary.
Mellifluous (adj)
Sweetly or smoothly flowing; sweet-sounding.
Provincial (adj)
Limited in perspective; narrow and self-centered.
Contrite (adj)
Filled with a sense of guilt and the desire for atonement; penitent.
Incessant (adj)
Continuing without interruption; ceaseless; unending.
Pious (adj)
Having or showing a dutiful spirit of reverence for God or an earnest wish to fulfill religious obligations.
Sanctimonious (adj)
Making a hypocritical show of religious devotion, piety, righteousness, etc.
Diverse (adj)
Of a different kind, form, character, etc.; unlike.
Desiccate (v)
To make dry, dull, or lifeless.
Loquacious (adj)
Talking or tending to talk much or freely; talkative; chattering; babbling; garrulous.
Maudlin (adj)
Tearful; weakly emotional, wallowing in self pity; etc.
Farcical (adj)
Ridiculously clumsy; ludicrous; absurd.
Vibrant (adj)
Pulsating with vigor and energy; lively.