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What is the definition of mutable?

Changeable

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What is the definition of overt?

Not hidden, very evident

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What is the definition of prolific?

Fertile, productive

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What is the definition of propensity?

An inclination or tendency towards

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What is the definition of resolute?

Determined, persistent

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What is the synonym of supercilious?

Haughty, condescending, patronizing

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What is the synonym of tactful?

Polite, discreet, diplomatic

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What is the synonym tirade?

Harangue, diatribe, lecture

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What is the synonym of trite?

Hackneyed, banal, clichéd

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What is the synonym of verbose?

Discursive, longwinded, voluble

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What is the antonym of mutable?

Constant, dependable, predictable

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What is the antonym of overt?

Shrouded, clandestine, furtive

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What is the antonym of prolific?

Unproductive, fruitless, sterile

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What is the antonym of propensity?

Distaste, repulsion, revulsion

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What is the antonym of resolute?

Ambivalent, indifferent, yielding

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What is the definition of supercilious?

Arrogant

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What is the definition of tactful?

sensitive in dealing with others

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What is the definition of tirade?

A long, angry, denouncing speech

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What is the definition of trite?

Overused, commonplace, having no freshness or appeal

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What is the definition of verbose?

Wordy

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What is the synonym of mutable?

Capricious, fickle, inconstant

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What is the synonym of overt?

Evident, blatant, forthright

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What is the synonym of prolific?

Productive, fruitful, fecund

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What is the synonym of propensity?

Inclination, affinity, partiality

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What is the synonym of resolute?

Adamant, dogged, undeterred

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What is the antonym of supercilious?

Humble, modest, polite

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What is the antonym of tactful?

Inconsiderate, tactless, insensitive

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What is the antonym of tirade?

Commendation, ecomium, panegyric

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What is the antonym of trite?

Sublime, new, original

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What is the antonym of verbose?

Brief, concise, pithy