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invective
N

an angry verbal

2

inveterate
A

stubbornly established by habit

3

inviolable
A

secure from assault

4

irascible
A

easily angered

5

iridescent
A

showing rainbow colors

6

irreverence
N

disrespect

7

irrevocable
A

incapable of being taken back

8

jubilant
A

extremely joyful, happy

9

judicious
A

having or exercising sound judgement

10

juxtaposition
N

the act of placing two things next to each other for implicit comparison

11

knell
N

the solemn sound of a bell, often indicating a death

12

kudos
N

praise for an achievement

13

laceration
N

a cut, tear

14

laconic
A

terse in speech or writing

15

languid
A

sluggish from fatigue or weakness

16

larceny
N

obtaining another's property by theft or trickery

17

largess
N

the generous giving of lavish gifts

18

latent
A

hidden, but capable of being exposed

19

laudatory
A

expressing admiration or praise

20

lavish
A

given without limits

21

legerdemain
N

deception, slight-of-hand

22

lenient
A

demonstrating tolerance or gentleness

23

lethargic
A

in a state of sluggishness or apathy

24

liability
N

something for which one is legally responsible, usually involving a disadvantage or risk

25

libertarian
A

advocating principles of liberty and free will

26

licentious
A

displaying a lack of moral or legal restraints

27

limpid
A

clear, transparent

28

linchpin
N

something that holds separate parts together

29

lithe
A

graceful, flexible, supple

30

litigant
N

someone engaged in a lawsuit