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Allay

Diminished or put at rest

2

Assimilate

Knowing everything/ infinite knowledge

3

Banal

Lack of original/ boring

4

Blazon

To display

5

Bravado

To show boldness/ to impress

6

Despot

To rule absolute power

7

Distraught

Deeply upset

8

Euphemism

To be harsh/ saying something unpleasant

9

Facile

Easily done/ superficial

10

Farcical

Ridiculous

11

Finesse

To skill by trickery

12

Fortuitous

Lucky, occurring by chance

13

Glib

Shallow/ be insincere

14

Hyperbole

Exaggeration

15

Incognito

Disguised/ fictitious name

16

Lampoon

Public criticize/ irony or sarcasm

17

Mesmerism

Hypnotism/ intense fascination

18

Nebulous

Hazy

19

Nemesis

Something that can't be achieved

20

Omniscient

To absorb food or knowledge

21

Protégé

Guided and helped by someone

22

Prosaic

Lacking poetic beauty/ ordinary

23

Revile

Insulting or criticizing someone

24

Seraphic

Angelic/ highest of angles

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Abject

Feel hopeless