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Antiquated

Old fashioned; outdated

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Annex(n)

A building that is an addition to an existing building

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Apprehensive

Worried; fearful

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Discrimination

To make a clear distinction; see the difference

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Marred

Damaged; spoiled

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Clemency

Mercy

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Usurp

To take someone's position ( usually by force)

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Feasible

Possible, practicable

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Pathos

Evoking sadness; pity

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Profound

Having deep meaning

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Archaic

Ancient; old fashioned; outdated

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Diligent

Hard working

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Indigenous

Native to an area

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Charlatan

Trickster who claims knowledge he doesn't have

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Incongruous

Not fitting; out of place

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Annex(V)

The possession of: seize; capture

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Indolence

Laziness

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Venal

Corrupt; can be bribed

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Paradox

Apparently contradictory statement

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Disparage

Criticize; belittle

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Fickle

Unpredictable; whimsical; easily swayed

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Vacillate

Waver; hesitant

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Prosaic

Dull;boring; ordinary

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Parody

A mockery; imitation for ridiculed; spoof

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Paramount

Of supreme importance

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Anomaly

Something which does not fit in the pattern; irregularity

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Unprecedented

Never having happened before

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Animosity

Hatred;antagonism

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Mendacious

Given to lying

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Arbitrary

Random; got no definite reason