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banal

adj. hackneyed / cliche - lacking in originality

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belie

v. to contradict - to give false impression

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beneficient

adj. kindly - doing good

4

bolster

v. to support - to reinforce ex. such as in political support

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bombastic

adj. pompous/arrogant - using inflated language

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boorish

adj. rude - insensitive

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burgeoning

adj. flourishing; growing quickly

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burnish

v. to polish - to make shiny by rubbing

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buttress

n./v. to support - to prop up

10

adj. hackneyed / cliche - lacking in originality

banal

11

v. to contradict - to give false impression

belie

12

adj. kindly - doing good

beneficient

13

v. to support - to reinforce ex. such as in political support

bolster

14

adj. pompous/arrogant - using inflated language

bombastic

15

adj. rude - insensitive

boorish

16

adj. flourishing; growing quickly

burgeoning

17

v. to polish - to make shiny by rubbing

burnish

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n./v. to support - to prop up

buttress