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Conspicuous

ObviousKnown

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Impecunious

PoorHas no money

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Unprepossessing

Not attractiveI appealing

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Impenitent

Not feeling shame or regret

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Succumb

SurrenderSubmitGive up

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Alienated

Cause someone to feel isolated or different

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Abstruse

Difficult to understand

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Prodigal

Wastefully spends money.

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Improvident

CarelessProdigal

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Pertinent

RelevantAppropriate

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Precarious

UncertainInsecure

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Acquiescent

Submissive Ready to do anything

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Obsequious

ObedientServile

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Cannily

FrugalCautious in spending money

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Diminutive

Very small Insignificant

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Aberration

Away from the normal

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Altercation

A noisy argument or disagreement

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Effete

Exhausted Incapable of work

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Zephyr

Gentle breeze

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Marginal

PeripheralEdge of something

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Moribund

DeclineLeading to death

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Constructive

UsefulBuild up

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Dilettante

Interested in the arts

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Altruism

Unselfish

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Obscure

Hidden ConcealDark