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aspect

a feature, character or phase

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audacious

to be bold, intrepid or fearless

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avarice

greediness, cupidity

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balmy

being pleasant, soothing, temperate, or mild

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confidential

secret, private or trusted

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drab

being boring, dull, dreary, monotonous, cheerless, lackluster

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fatous

being foolish, silly, dense, or dim-witted

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ideal

perfect, model, flawless, or supreme

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intercede

mediate, intervene, reconcile

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mood

temper, humor, disposition

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morsel

bite, scrap, fragment, peice

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oblivious

unmindful, unaware, insensible, unconscious

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overlook

miss, disregard, neglect, ignore

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prank

lark, caper, joke, hoax

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rampant

unrestrained, wild, uncontrolled

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retaliate

repay, get-even, reciprocate, strike

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reverie

daydream, trance, dream, contemplation

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scent

perfume, fragrance, odor, scent, trail, aroma

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speculate

conjecture, guess, surmise, wonder, take risk

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vindictive

vengeful, unforgiving, malicious, spiteful