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moratorium

delay, postponement

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nicety

delicacy, subtlety

4

exodus

departure

5

condign

deserved

6

kismet

destiny, fate

7

frowzy

dirty, unkempt

8

malaise

discomfort, uneasiness

9

fulsome

disgusting

10

ignoble

dishonorable

11

contumacious

disobedient

12

irreverent

disrespectful

13

impudent

disrespectiful

14

cloven

divided

15

imperious

domineering

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moot

doubtful, debatable

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dipsomaniac

drunkard

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moribund

dying

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ferbent

eager, earnest

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choleric

easily angered

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irascible

easily angered

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effectual

effective

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ebullient

enthusiastic

24

milieu

environment, setting

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capricious

erratice, impulsive

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machination

evil design

27

maudlin

excessibely sentimental

28

exorbitant

excessive, unreasonable

29

obsequious

excessively submissive

30

congenital

existing at birth

31

egress

exit (noun and verb)

32

explicate

explain in detail, make clear

33

jingoism

extreme patriotism

34

indigent

extremely poor

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lineaments

facial features

36

lot

fate

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nepotism

favoritism shown toward relatives

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intrepid

fearless

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hegira

flight, escape

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coquetry

flirtation

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glib

fluent, smooth

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fatuous

foolish

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fetid

foul smelling

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frenetic

frantic, wild

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discomfiture

frustration, confusion

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cortege

funeral procession

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offal

garbage, waste parts

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meretricious

gaudy, showy

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magnanimous

generous

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munificent

generous

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largess

gifts that have been given generously

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dour

gloomy

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morose

gloomy, ill humored

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lithe

graceful

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crotchety

grouchy, eccentric

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credulity

gullibility

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captious

hard to please

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fastidious

hard to please

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inimical

harmful, unfriendly

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misanthrope

hater of mankind

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dogmatic

having a definite opinion , authoritative

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nebulous

hazy, vague, uncertain

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hale

healthy

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infernal

hellish

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cache

hiding place

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enmity

histility, hatred

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domicile

home, residence

68

macabre

horrible, gruesome

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megade

household

70

jocular

humorous

71

chimerical

imaginary

72

dissolute

immoral, unrestrained

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magnate

important person in any field

74

impetuous

impulsive

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fallow

inactive, unproductive

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indefatigable

incapable of being tired out

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irresolute

indecisive

78

listless

indifferent, feeling no interest

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ineluctable

inevitable, inescapable

80

mandarin

influential person

81

minutiae

insignificant details, trivia

82

delay, postponement

moratorium

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delicacy, subtlety

nicety

84

departure

exodus

85

deserved

condign

86

destiny, fate

kismet

87

dirty, unkempt

frowzy

88

discomfort, uneasiness

malaise

89

disgusting

fulsome

90

dishonorable

ignoble

91

disobedient

contumacious

92

disrespectful

irreverent

93

disrespectiful

impudent

94

divided

cloven

95

domineering

imperious

96

doubtful, debatable

moot

97

drunkard

dipsomaniac

98

dying

moribund

99

eager, earnest

ferbent

100

easily angered

choleric

101

easily angered

irascible

102

effective

effectual

103

enthusiastic

ebullient

104

environment, setting

milieu

105

erratice, impulsive

capricious

106

evil design

machination

107

excessibely sentimental

maudlin

108

excessive, unreasonable

exorbitant

109

excessively submissive

obsequious

110

existing at birth

congenital

111

exit (noun and verb)

egress

112

explain in detail, make clear

explicate

113

extreme patriotism

jingoism

114

extremely poor

indigent

115

facial features

lineaments

116

fate

lot

117

favoritism shown toward relatives

nepotism

118

fearless

intrepid

119

flight, escape

hegira

120

flirtation

coquetry

121

fluent, smooth

glib

122

foolish

fatuous

123

foul smelling

fetid

124

frantic, wild

frenetic

125

frustration, confusion

discomfiture

126

funeral procession

cortege

127

garbage, waste parts

offal

128

gaudy, showy

meretricious

129

generous

magnanimous

130

generous

munificent

131

gifts that have been given generously

largess

132

gloomy

dour

133

gloomy, ill humored

morose

134

graceful

lithe

135

grouchy, eccentric

crotchety

136

gullibility

credulity

137

hard to please

captious

138

hard to please

fastidious

139

harmful, unfriendly

inimical

140

hater of mankind

misanthrope

141

having a definite opinion , authoritative

dogmatic

142

hazy, vague, uncertain

nebulous

143

healthy

hale

144

hellish

infernal

145

hiding place

cache

146

histility, hatred

enmity

147

home, residence

domicile

148

horrible, gruesome

macabre

149

household

megade

150

humorous

jocular

151

imaginary

chimerical

152

immoral, unrestrained

dissolute

153

important person in any field

magnate

154

impulsive

impetuous

155

inactive, unproductive

fallow

156

incapable of being tired out

indefatigable

157

indecisive

irresolute

158

indifferent, feeling no interest

listless

159

inevitable, inescapable

ineluctable

160

influential person

mandarin

161

insignificant details, trivia

minutiae