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Unable to be affected by.

Impervious

1

Make (an unpleasant feeling) less intense; satisfy (an appetite or desire).

Assuage

2

Without consolation or comfort; unhappy.

Disconsolate

3

Weak and infirmed; hindered or delayed.

Debilitated

4

Stole (something).

Purloined

5

Difficult to interpret or understand; mysterious.

Enigmatic

6

A person's manner of walking.

Gait

7

Addresses or communications emphatically urging someone to do something.

Exhortations

8

Characterized by, feeling, or expressing great pleasure or enthusiasm.

Rapturously

9

Bombastic; rhetoric; ostentatiously or pretentiously lofty in style.

Declamatory

10

A young shoot or twig of a plant; a descendant (of a notable person or family).

Scion

11

(Of something considered wrong or immoral) conspicuously or obviously offensive.

Flagrant

12

Feel or express strong disapproval of (something).

Deplored

13

Having an extremely offensive smell; disagreeable; unpleasant.

Noisome