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fleeting; passing quickly; brief
the essential or central part
one who attacks or undermines traditional conventions or institutions
not capable of being appeased or significantly changed
seeming true, but actually being fallacious; misleadingly attractive; plausible but false
recklessly wasteful; extravagant; profuse; lavish
capable of being shaped or formed; tractable; pliable
pompous; grandiloquent
extremely talkative
the quality of adherence or persistence to something valued; persistent determination
to make worse or more severe
unyielding; hardhearted; intractable
rendered trite or commonplace by frequent usage
to invalidate; to repeal; to retract
to appease; to calm by making concessions
brief; concise
to disguise or conceal; to mislead
in an initial stage; not fully formed
having or showing often vicious ill will, spite, or hatred
given or coming forth abundantly; extravagant
to reduce purity by combining with inferior ingredients
tending to disappear like vapor; vanishing
controversial; argumentative
having the tendency to permeate or spread throughout
to illegally use or reproduce
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given to intense or excessive devotion to something
to make or become less severe or intense; to moderate
unfortunate; inappropriate
overly concerned with trivial details or education; show-offish about one's knowledge penury(poverty; destitution)
the consistent dominance of one state or ideology over others
exceeding what is sufficient or necessary
disgrace; contempt; scorn
to grow or increase swiftly and abundantly
the condition of being untruthful; dishonesty
characterized by bitter, long-lasting resentment
fervent; ardent; impassioned, devoted to a cause
happening by accident or change
outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive, time
precise and brief
the art or study of effective use of language for communication and persuasion
prone to complaining or grumbling; peevish
characterized by extreme care and precision; attentive to detail
lacking authenticity or validity; false; counterfeit
to state as a fact; to declare or assert
promoting health or well-being
one who hates all other humans
keen, accurate judgment or insight
calm and peaceful
the profession or principles of teaching, or instructing
to combine several elements into a whole
DefinitionWord
obstinately defiant of authority; difficult to manage
to provide support or reinforcement
without taste or flavor; lacking in spirit; bland
relevant to the subject at hand; appropriate in subject matter
a long and extremely critical speech; a harsh denunciation
devotion to pleasurable pursuits, esp. to the pleasures of the senses
able to meet financial obligations; able to dissolve another substance
to plunge or drop straight down
having little substance or strength; flimsy; weak
marked by, feeling, or expressing a feeling of profound awe and respect
a cour order requiring appearance and/or testimony
characteristic of or often found in a particular locality, region, or people
questions; inquiries; doubts in the mind; reservations
pompous speech or expression
exhibiting a fawning attentiveness
marked by extreme calm, impassivity and steadiness
an overabundant supply; excess; to feed or supply to excess
departing from norms or conventions
to yearn intensely; to languish; to lose vigor
greatly emotional or zealous
a superficial remark, esp. one offered as meaningful
immunity from punishment of penalty
revealing no emotion
to refuse to have anything to do with; disown
a harsh denunciation

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