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Occurring quickly and without warning
Syn. - sudden; unexpectedly

Abrupt

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Feeling of ill will or resentment
Syn. - hostility; antagonism; hatred

Animosity

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In a state of chaos (utter confusion)
Syn. - disordered; confused

Chaotic

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Warm and friendly
Syn. - gracious; genial; amiable

Cordial

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Exercise a commanding or guiding influence over
Syn.- rule; control; govern

Dominate

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State of being embarrassed (made self-conscious, confused, and I'll at ease)
Syn. - discomfiture; confusion; perplexity

Embarrassment

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No longer existing
Syn. - dead; defunct

Extinct

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Give pleasure or satisfaction to;
Syn. - please; delight; gladden

Gratify

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Make (someone) used to something
Syn. - accustom; acclimate

Habituated

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Having many interrelated parts; difficult to understand
Syn.- complex; complicated

Intricate

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Lacking in firmness or severity; not strict
Syn. - careless; negligent

Lax

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Capable of being touched, felt, or perceived
Syn.- tangible; noticeable; obvious

Palpable

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Become less severe, harsh, or strict
Syn.- moderate; abate; yield

Relent

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Stratagem intended to deceive
Syn.- trick; subterfuge; artifice

Ruse

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Having the habits of a sloven (person negligent of neatness or cleanliness)
Syn.- untidy; sloppy; slipshod

Slovenly

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Vigorous or bitter disagreement
Syn. - discord; conflict; fighting

Strife

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Having a huge appetite
Syn.- ravenous; insatiable

Voracious