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Affability

N. Likable quality

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Daft

Adj. Foolish

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Deft

Adj. Capable, skillful

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Diffidence

Adj. Lacking confidence

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Distillate

N. The condensed liquid product resulting from distillation; essence

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Efface

V. To obliterate or make indistinct; to make inconspicuous

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Effete

Adj. Depleted of vitality; weak; infertile

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Effulgent

Adj. bright, shining

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Enfeeble

V. To make weak

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Jaundice

V. To affect adversely

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Lofty

Adj. Something being high; exalted, Noble

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Nefarious

Adj. Wicked, evil

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Obfuscate

V. To make unclear, confused

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Officious

Adj. Meddlesome; unofficial

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Offish

Adj. prone to be reserved and aloof

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Parry

V. To deflect, fend off, evade

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Parse

V. To read and analyze grammar

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Penitent

Adj. Feeling sorrow and shame over act of sin committed

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Perforate

V. To make rows of holes in paper to make it easier to tear off

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Raffish

Adj. Cheaply or showily vulgar; Characterized by a carefree unconventionality

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Refractory

Adj. Resistant to authority, control, pressure, or heat

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Suffuse

V. To fill or spread over with fluid color or light

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Unflappable

Adj. Not easily perturbed, persistently calm

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Veer

V. To change direction abruptly