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Lassitude

Listenless; torpor; weariness; fatigue
Adj
Disintrest

2

Garrulous

Very talkative
Adj
Chatty

3

Myraid

Large number
Noun
Numerous

4

Noxious

Physically or mentally destructive or harmful to humans
Adj
Deadly

5

Accost

To approach or speak boldly or aggressively to as with demand or request
Verb
Confront

6

Beatific

Displaying or imparting joy
Adj
Blissful blessing

7

Nuance

Subtle variation in color, meaning, or some other quality
Noun
Shade

8

Quagmire

For cold or precarious situation; a predicament
Noun
Dilemma

9

Somber

Dark; dull; gloomy,grave; serious
Adj
Dismal

10

Unawares

Surprise; unexpectedly
Adverb
Aback

11

Suffrage

Right To vote; franchise
Noun
Vote

12

Cloister

A Tranquil,secluded place
Noun
A retreat

13

Docile

Yeilding to supervision
Adj
Complaint

14

Surfeit

Excessive amount
Noun
Overabundance

15

Incongruous

I'm not appropriate; unsuited to the surrounding; not fitting in
Adj
Incompatible

16

Aloof

Distance; reserved in Manner
Adj
Reserved

17

Harrowing

Extremely distressing; disturbing or frightening
Adj
Tortourus

18

Chronic

Continuing for a long time
Adj
Persistent

19

Accentuate

To stress or emphasize
Verb
To feature

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Vacillation

The act of swing from one course of action or opinion to another
Noun
Indecision