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Petulant

Childishly bad tempered

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Placid

Calm

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Plasticity

Flexibility

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Posthumously

Born after the death of its father

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Pounce

Strike

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Prattle

To talk on and on and on

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Pristine

Not spoiled

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Proficient

Skilled in doing something

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Profligacy

Recklessly extravagant

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Propitiate

With the favor of by doing something that pleases them

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Proscribed

Denounce

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Prospects

Looking forward

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Provisional

Temporary

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Prudent

Wise

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Quaint

Old fashioned

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Quiescent

Quiet down

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Quixotic

Impractical

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Raconteur

Story teller

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Rampant

Furious

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Rancidness

Unpleasant and stale (food)

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Redundancy

Repetition of words

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Renegade

Traitor

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renunciation

An act of abandoning .

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Repertory

A place fore Storage

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Respite

Short period of unrest

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Salutary

Beneficial

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Sanctimonious

Holy ; sacred

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Sanctuary

Shelter

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Savvy

To know ; understand