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Anticlimax

Disappointment

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Protean

Able to change easily

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Virulent

Poisonous

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Credulous

Gullible

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Enigmatic

Mysterious

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Biased

Unfairly prejudiced for/against someone/something

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Distressed

Extreme anxiety

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Impassioned

Filled with great emotion

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Dailiness

Regularly

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Negligent

Facing to take proper care in doing something

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Engagement

Involvement

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Naïveté

Innocence

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Instill

Gradually but firmly establish in persons mind

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Conviviality

Friendly kind

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Infinitesimal

Extremely small

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Stagnant

Unchanging

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Ingenious

Clever

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Summation

Summary

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Altruism

Unselfish concern for others

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Prescient

Having knowledge of future events

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Latitude

Freedom

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Compilation

Collection

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Commemorate

Celebrate

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Uncorroborated

Not supported by evidence

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Ephemeral

Brief

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Histrionics

Dramatic and exaggerated

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Dolce

Gently and sweetly

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Tabernacle

Small tent for holy meeting

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Trespass

Entering the owners land or property without permission

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Hubris

Arrogance

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Seminal

Important

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Intransigent

Uncompromising; not sharing

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Platitude

Commonplace

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Antithetical

Opposite

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Adulatory

Excessively admiring

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Venality

Corruption

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Measured

Deliberate

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Lampooned

Satire

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Uninspiring

Not producing interest

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Restoring

Recover

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Vignette

Short description

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Myopic

Short sighted

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Sophist

Thinker

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Solitary

Lonely alone

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Demonstrative

Open expression of emotion

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Venality

Dishonesty

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Compounded

Complex

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Debacle

Break down

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Uneven

Unbalanced