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Peccadillo

Noun: trivial offense, minor weakness

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Inimical

Adj: harmful, hostile

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Venerate

Verb: to revere, to worship

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Artifice

Noun: deception, trickery

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Dispassionate

Adj: neutral, objective

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Provincial

Adj: unsophisticated, narrow minded

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Venial

Adj: minor, unimportant

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Veracity

Noun: habitual truthfulness

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Ascetic

Adj: without luxuries, very simple

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Diurnal

Adj: active in daytime

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Pejorative

Adj: derogatory

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Puerile

Adj: childish

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Verbose

Adj: talkative, long-winded

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Fractious

Adj: difficult to control, irritable

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Inscrutable

Adj: mysterious, impenetrable, difficult to understand