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Skillful, clever

Adroit

1

To make impure, to contaminate

Adulterate

2

Accidental; nonessential

Adventitious

3

A shield; protection; sponsorship

Aegis

4

Pertaining to beauty

Aesthetic

5

A phony attitude; pose

Affection

6

An attraction to

Affinity

7

Wealth; richness

Affluence

8

Open-mouthed; surprised; agog

Agape

9

To enlarge; to expand

Aggrandize

10

A concern for others; generosity

Altruism

11

Open to more than one interpretation

Ambiguous

12

Lacking a sense of right and wrong

Amoral

13

Shapeless, formless, vague

Amorphous

14

Hatred

Animosity