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Abash

Make or become ashamed or embarrassed

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Aesthetic

Relating to art or beauty

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Affluent

Wealthy rich

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Animosity

Hatred enmity

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Apathy

Indifference

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Assimilate

Acculturate or make similar to a group

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Callow

Immature

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Candid

Frank honest

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Circumscribe

To contain or fence in

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Circuitous

Indirect roundabout

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Colloquial

Conversational

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Contingent

Dependent on something else

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Convivial

Merry lively festive atmosphere

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Decadent

Self indulgent wild behavior

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Demonstrative

Expressive openly showing ones feelings

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Devoid

Utterly lacking something

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Disseminate

Spread

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Endemic

Belonging to a particular people region or country

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Engender

To create

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Exemplify

Serve as an example

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Facile

Easy assured fluent

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Gratuitous

Unwarranted or unnecessary

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Homogeneous

Everyone appears or acts the same

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Imprudent

Displaying a lack of discretion or caution

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Infinitesimal

Immeasurably small

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Matriculate

To enroll in a college or institution

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Mendicant

Beggar

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Microcosm

Mini world or community that is a replica of a larger world

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Milieu

Surrounding environment

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Myopic

Near sighted

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Narcissism

Excessive self love or vanity

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Novel

New innovative

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Philistine

Someone who is intellectually ignorant

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Precipitous

Steep or sudden

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Pristine

Unspoiled or beautiful

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Provincial

Narrow minded

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Redolent

Fragrant

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Salutary

Good for ones well being

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Serendipity

Lucky accident or fortunate coincidence

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Sinecure

Job that requires little or no work but pays well

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Specious

Deceptive

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Squander

To waste

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Sycophantic

A suck up

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Toady

Suck up

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Uniform

Consistent

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Utopia

Imaginary place or ideal world

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Verisimilitude

Resembling reality or truth

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Vernacular

Native language or dialect

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Vitriolic

Full of bitterness respite or anger

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Volition

Act of free will or choice