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What is the definition of gullible?

Overly trusting or naïve

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What is the definition of haughty

Arrogant; snobbish

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What is the definition of innate

Inborn

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What is the definition of loquacious?

Talkative

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What is the definition of mollify

To soothe; to placate

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What is the synonym of ominous?

Alarming, frightening, forbidding

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What is the synonym perpetuate?

To continue, preserve, sustain

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What is the synonym of pertinent?

Germane, applicable, appropriate

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What is the synonym of raucous?

Obstreperous, brawling, clamorous

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What is the synonym of scrupulous?

Conscientious, meticulous, principled

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What is the antonym of gullible?

Cynical, disbelieving, incredulous

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What is the antonym of haughty?

Humble, modest, self-effacing

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What is the antonym of innate?

Learned, uncharacteristic, extrinsic

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What is the antonym of loquacious

Terse, laconic, reserved

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What is the antonym of mollify?

To aggravate, exacerbate, provoke

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What is the definition of ominous?

Menacing, threatening

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What is the definition perpetuate

To continue, to keep from dying out

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What is the definition of pertinent

Relevant

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What is the definition of raucous?

Loud and rowdy

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What is the definition of scrupulous?

Conscientious, painstaking

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What is the synonym of gullible?

Naïve, credulous, accepting

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What is the synonym of haughty?

Supercilious, contemptuous, disdainful

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What is the synonym of innate?

Inherent, intrinsic, essential

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What is the synonym of loquacious?

Garrulous, voluble, verbose

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What is the synonym of mollify?

To assuage, placate, alleviate

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What is the antonym of ominous

Auspicious, propitious, promising

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What is the antonym of perpetuate?

To discontinue, stop, suspend

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What is the antonym of pertinent?

Irrelevant, unrelated, superfluous

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What is the antonym of raucous?

Tranquil, serene, placid

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What is the antonym of scrupulous?

Negligent, unprincipled, careless