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Endorse

Declare ones public approval

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Fabricating

Invent or concoct (something), typically with deceitful intent

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Scrutinize

Examine or inspect closely and thoroughly

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Industrious

Diligent and hard working

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Flamboyant

Strikingly bold or brilliant

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Concoct

To devise; make up; contrive

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Contrive

To plot
To plan with ingenuity; decide; invent

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Diminutive

Small, little, tiny
A small thing or person

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Prosaic

Having the style or diction of prose; lacking poetic beauty

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Judicious

Having, showing, or done with good judgement or sende

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Gratuitous

Uncalled for; lacking good reason; unwarranted
Given or done free of charge

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Unfetter

Release from restraint or inhibition

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Emphatic

Showing or giving emphasis; expressing something forcible and clearly

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Obsequious

Obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree

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Recalcitrant

Having an obstinately uncooperative attitude toward authority or discipline

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Ambivalent

Having mixed feelings or contradictory ideas about something or someone