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Sharply

Acutely

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Explain

Elucidate

2

Conclusions drawn by speculation on the basics of facts

Extrapolation

3

To be lively to come alive

Effervesce

4

Treacherous in a sly tricky way

Insidious

5

Producing a sharp sensation of smell

Pungent

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Sharp or clever reply

Retort

7

A person who is amazingly talented of intelligent

Prodigy

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Things given or granted as priveledges

Concessions

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Knowledge of something without reasoning

Intuition

10

Shamelessly bold

Brazen

11

Contrary and willful

Perverse

12

Express in words

Articulate

13

Drive off or scatter in different directions

Disperse

14

Inspired

Imbued

15

Caused to continue indefinitely

Perpetuated

16

Expressions of sympathy with a grieving persons pain

Condolences

17

Lack of vigor weakness weariness

Languor

18

Put together spontaneously

Improvised

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Put to some trouble

Impose