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Austere

Ascetic; spartan;
Unadorned;
Stern; strict

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Garish

Obtrusively bright or showy; lurid; gaudy

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Palatial

Luxurious

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Forbearance

Patient self-control; tolerance; patience;

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Asylum

Refuge

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Truculent

Fierce; cruel; savagely brutal; vitriolic; scathing

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Impertinence

Lack of respect; rudeness; insolence

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Pertinent

Relevant

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Impropriety

Misconduct

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Avocation

Hobby or minor occupation

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Chicanery

Trickery; deception

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Knaves

Dishonest or unscrupulous man

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Contusion

Bruise

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Scrupulous

Meticulous; assiduous;
Honest

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Concordat

Agreement or treaty

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Entente

Agreement; formal understanding

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Éclat

Brilliant display or effect; flair; style

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Élan

Energy, style, enthusiasm; panache; éclat

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Eclair

Pastry

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Ecomium

Eulogy

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Fastidious

Concerned and attentive to accuracy; scrupulous, painstaking

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Speculative

Risky; unpredictable;
Conjectural

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Plaintively

Melancholy; mournful

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Spiral

Progressive rise or fall of prices

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Indubitably

Unquestionable

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Incapacitated

Deprived of strength or power; debilitate

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Skimp

Expend or use less time , money or material on something that is necessary in an attempt to economize

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Squander

Waste; misspend

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Regale

Entertain; amuse; delight

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Banal

Trite; cliche; hackneyed