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convivial

sociable, friendly

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gregarious

sociable, friendly

4

hobglobin

something that causes fear

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emolient

something that soothes or softens

6

contrite

sorrowful

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capacious

spacious, roomy

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celerity

speed

9

ethereal

spiritual, airy

10

dappled

spotted

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mottled

spotted, blotched

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ferment

state of agitation or excitement

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impertrurbable

steady, calm

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furtive

stealthy, secretive

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escarpment

steep cliff

16

extant

still in existence

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obloquy

strong disapprobal, bad reputation resulting from public criticism

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forte

strong point

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invective

strong verbal abuse

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obstinate

stubborn

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obdurate

stubborn, hard hearted

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doggedly

stubbornly

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intransigent

stubbornly

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consternation

sudden confusion, panic

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nubile

suitable for marriage in age and physical development

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cursory

superficial, hasty

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environs

surroundings

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garrulous

talkative

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garish

tastelessly gaudy

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lachrymose

tearful

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evanescent

temporary, fleeting

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ephemeral

temporary, short lived

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natation

the act or art of swimming

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crux

the essential part

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gerontology

the study of older people and their problems

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gamut

the whole range

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cipher

thing of no value

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lilliputian

tiny, narrow minded

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impute

to accuse a person of some wrongdoing

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exacerbate

to aggravate, make more violent

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cavil

to argue

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impugn

to attack a person with words

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dicker

to bargain

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languish

to become weak or feeble

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incur

to bring upon oneself

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inter

to bury

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countermand

to cancel an order

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masticate

to chew

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Jacole

to coax, pursuade

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carp

to complain

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embroil

to complicate

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dissemble

to conceal, pretend

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fetter

to confine, put into chains

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nonplus

to confuse, perplex

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obfuscate

to confuse, perplex

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debauch

to corrupt

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flay

to criticize critically

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enrapture

to delight beyong measure

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gainsay

to deny, contradict

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divest

to deprive

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delineate

to describe

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sociable, friendly

convivial

63

sociable, friendly

gregarious

64

something that causes fear

hobglobin

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something that soothes or softens

emolient

66

sorrowful

contrite

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spacious, roomy

capacious

68

speed

celerity

69

spiritual, airy

ethereal

70

spotted

dappled

71

spotted, blotched

mottled

72

state of agitation or excitement

ferment

73

steady, calm

impertrurbable

74

stealthy, secretive

furtive

75

steep cliff

escarpment

76

still in existence

extant

77

strong disapprobal, bad reputation resulting from public criticism

obloquy

78

strong point

forte

79

strong verbal abuse

invective

80

stubborn

obstinate

81

stubborn, hard hearted

obdurate

82

stubbornly

doggedly

83

stubbornly

intransigent

84

sudden confusion, panic

consternation

85

suitable for marriage in age and physical development

nubile

86

superficial, hasty

cursory

87

surroundings

environs

88

talkative

garrulous

89

tastelessly gaudy

garish

90

tearful

lachrymose

91

temporary, fleeting

evanescent

92

temporary, short lived

ephemeral

93

the act or art of swimming

natation

94

the essential part

crux

95

the study of older people and their problems

gerontology

96

the whole range

gamut

97

thing of no value

cipher

98

tiny, narrow minded

lilliputian

99

to accuse a person of some wrongdoing

impute

100

to aggravate, make more violent

exacerbate

101

to argue

cavil

102

to attack a person with words

impugn

103

to bargain

dicker

104

to become weak or feeble

languish

105

to bring upon oneself

incur

106

to bury

inter

107

to cancel an order

countermand

108

to chew

masticate

109

to coax, pursuade

Jacole

110

to complain

carp

111

to complicate

embroil

112

to conceal, pretend

dissemble

113

to confine, put into chains

fetter

114

to confuse, perplex

nonplus

115

to confuse, perplex

obfuscate

116

to corrupt

debauch

117

to criticize critically

flay

118

to delight beyong measure

enrapture

119

to deny, contradict

gainsay

120

to deprive

divest

121

to describe

delineate