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outdated; associated with an earlier, perhaps more primitive, time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