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Abstemious

Temperate.

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Absurd

Ridiculous, senseless.

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Ameliorate

To make or become better.

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Bemused

Absent-minded.
Confused.

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Castigate

To criticize severely.

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Deceit

A practice of misleading.
A trick.

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Destitute

Poverty-stricken.

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Disparity

Difference.

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Endeavor

An attempt to achieve something.
(A purposeful undertaking that requires effort).

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Incremental

Increasing, adding on.

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Interweaving

To weave together.
To blend, combine.

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Macerate

To liquefy, soften.

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Nuance

Slight difference; shading.

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Obstinate

Stubborn, determined.

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Obstreperous

Noisy.

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Paradox

A contradiction, a puzzle.

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Parity

Equality, balance.

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Recant

To take back something said.

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Remuneration

A payment.

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Sanguine

Happy, optimistic.

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Savor

Taste, flavor.
A distinctive flavor.
To delight in, to enjoy.

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Skewered

To stab, pierce.

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Spate

A series.

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Vindication

A defense, a justification.

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Vitriolic

Bitter, acerbic.
Scathing.