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magnanimity

n. generosity

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malingerer

n. a person that pretends to be sick to get out of duty

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malleable

adj. capable of being shaped by pounding - impressionable

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maverick

n. rebel; nonconformist

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mendacious

adj. lying; habitually dishonest

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metamorphesis

n. change of form

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meticulous

adj. extremely careful; scrupulous

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misanthrope

n. a person that hates mankind

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mitigate

v. to lessen in intensity - to moderate - to appease

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mollify

v. to soothe ex. When Aivi is sad, her dog Molly will come on her lap and soothe her

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morose

adj. ill-humored - sullen - meloncholy

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mundane

adj. everyday - worldly as opposed to spiritual - practical

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n. generosity

magnanimity

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n. a person that pretends to be sick to get out of duty

malingerer

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adj. capable of being shaped by pounding - impressionable

malleable

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n. rebel; nonconformist

maverick

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adj. lying; habitually dishonest

mendacious

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n. change of form

metamorphesis

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adj. extremely careful; scrupulous

meticulous

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n. a person that hates mankind

misanthrope

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v. to lessen in intensity - to moderate - to appease

mitigate

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v. to soothe ex. When Aivi is sad, her dog Molly will come on her lap and soothe her

mollify

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adj. ill-humored - sullen - meloncholy

morose

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adj. everyday - worldly as opposed to spiritual - practical

mundane