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Facetious

Supposed to be funny but silly/inappropriate

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Fanfare

Trumpet flourish to mark the arrival of someone important

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Farce

Absurd situation

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Fastidious

Demanding

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fauna

Animal life

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Feasible

Possible

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Feckless

Unlikely to be successful

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Fecund

Fertile; highly imaginative

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Felicitous

Appropriate; pleasant

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Felicity

Something producing happiness

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Fetid

Nauseating

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Fib

White lie

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Filibuster

Political delaying tactic

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Finagle

Get something by trickery

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Firebrand

Agitator

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Fixture

Established person

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Flag

To become weak or tired

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Flagrant

Scandalous

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Flax

Plant yielding linen fiber and oil

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Flippant

Not taking something seriously enough

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Florid

Unhealthily glowing pink/red complexion

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Flotilla

Fleet of vessels; group of things moving together

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Flout

Openly ignore law or convention

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Foible

Weakness or quirk

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Forage

Food for animals

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Forbearance

Impatience

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Forego

Precede

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Forensics

Study of debating

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Forestall

Prevent or hinder

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Formulaic

Unoriginal

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Forthright

Outspoken; direct

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Fortitude

Determination

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Fortuitous

Happening by lucky chance

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Founder

Break down; fail

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Fractious

Irritable and complaining

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Fraternize

Spend time with people

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Freight

Goods for transportation

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Fugitive

Runaway

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Fulsome

Excessively complimentary; fawning to the point of being offensive

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Fundamentalism

Movement advocating return to traditional principles

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Furtive

Secretive