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Abhor
Regard with disgust and hatred.
Adulation
obsequious flattery; excessive admiration or praise.
Amicable
Showing goodwill; friendly; peaceable:

anachronism

something or someone that is not in its correct historical corchronological time

apprehensive

uneasy or fearful about something that might happen

auspicious

promising success; propitious; opportune; favorable

boorishness

like a boor; unmannered; crude; insensitive

cartography

the production of maps

cathartic

relieving of emotional tensions, through certain kinds of art, as tragedy or music.

censure

strong or vehement expression of disapproval

collusion

a secret agreement

consummate

to bring to a state of perfection

cursory

going rapidly over something without noticing details

decorous

keeping with good taste. Polite and restrained.

deride

to laugh at in scorn.


ridicule.


mock

destitution

poverty so extreme that one lacks the means to provide for oneself.

diffidence

state of being diffident

disparage

belittle

dogmatic

principles concerning faith, morals

eclectic
selecting or choosing from various sources.
eloquent
fluent or persuasive in speaking or writing.
elucidate

to make clear