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Adulation

Flattery praise

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Bolster

Support something physical or support a claim

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Capricious

Impulsive unpredictable, a person who always changes their mind

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Congenial

Friendly

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Contentious

Argumentative

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Destitute

Poor

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Disdain

Utter scorn

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Disputatious

Argumentative

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Dogmatic

Overly authoritative

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Dour

Gloomy

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Egregious

Flagrant or especially bad

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Entrenched

Deeply settled

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Equanimity

Composure under stress

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Exculpate

Clear someone from guilt

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Exonerate

Clear someone from guilt

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Facetious

Sarcastic or humorous

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Fickle

Inconsistent or constantly changing

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Founder

To fail

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Genteel

Aristocratic or sophisticated

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Grandiloquent

Using big sophisticated words pompously

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Grandiose

Ludicrously grand

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Impeccable

Flawless or perfect

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Indifferent

Ambivalent

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Insidious

Negative thing that develops slowly

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Intermittent

Occasional

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Lithe

Flexible

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Malaise

Feeling of mental or physical despair

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Martyr

Someone who sacrifices himself fora cause

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Misanthropic

Hating others or despising people in general

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Miser

Scroogy person with cheap tendencies

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Mishap

Unfortunate accident

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Mitigate

Lessen the severity of something

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Monotonous

Boring or predictable

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Munificent

Generous and giving

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Nominal

By name or title only, insignificant

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Odious

Contemptible or loathsome

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Opportunistic

Ambitious in a greedy selfish way

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Patrician

Aristocrat or nobleman

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Pensive

Contemplative

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Philanthropy

Generosity

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Plight

A difficult or precarious situation

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Polarize

Cause to split up, to break up into opposing factions

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Pretentious

Self important

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Prodigious

In great quantity, amazing

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Propensity

Strong preference

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Propriety

Proper behavior or decorum

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Proscribe

Prohibit

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Recalcitrant

Stubborn, defiant

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Relegate

Banish or exile someone to an unpleasant place

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Sordid

Vile dirty or filthy, figuratively