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profligate

extravagantly wasteful and wildly immoral

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profound

deep

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profuse

flowing; extravagant

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proletariat

the industrial working class

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proliferate

to spread or grow rapidly

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prolific

abundantly productive; fruitful or fertile

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promulgate

to proclaim; to publicly or formally declare something

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propensity

a natural inclination or tendency; predilection

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propitious

marked by favorable signs or conditions

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proponent

advocate

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proprietary

characteristic of an owner of property; act as though you own it

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propriety

properness; good manners

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prosaic

dull; unimaginative

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proscribe

to outlaw; to prohibit

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proselytize

to convert someone from one religion to another

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protract

to prolong

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provident

preparing or providing for the future; frugal

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provincial

limited in outlook to one's own small corner of the world; narrow

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provisional

conditional; temporary; tentative

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proximity

nearness

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prudent

careful; having foresight

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purported

rumored; claimed

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putative

commonly accepted; supposed; reputed

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qualify

to modify or restrict

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querulous

complaining; grumbling; whining

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quixotic

romantic or idealistic to a foolish or impractical degree