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1

alternate

V

vacillate, oscillate

2

critical, crucial

Adj

pivotal

3

flashy

Adj

ostentatious, pretentious

4

treachery

n

perfidy

treachery, betrayal, corruption

5

Sway

V

Oscillate, vacillate

6

pretentious

adj

ostentatious

Flashy,

7

garble

adj

prevaricate

8

wound up

adj

overwrought

9

leaning

N

proclivity

disposition

10

belligerent

Adj

pugnacious

11

conciliatory

adj

pacific

12

breather

n

recess

halt, nook

13

dangle

V

Oscillate, vacillate

14

Nook

N

recess

15

stuff

V

satiate

16

gratify

V

satiate

17


copious

Adj

prodigal


excessive, luxurious, copious

18

disposition

n

proclivity

leaning

19

dilemma, predicament

n

Quandary

20

corruption

N

perfidy

21

halt

n,v

recess

nook

22

muddled

Adj

turbid

23

qualm

N

qualm

conscience

24

vile

Adj

Sordid

25

binding

N,adj

Strigent

26

blunt

Adj

succinct

27

confound, impede

V

stymie

28

fleeting

Transient

29

omnipresent

Adj

ubiquitous

30

betrayal

N

perfidy

treachery, betrayal, corruption

31

immaculate

adj

unimpeachable

32

grating, shrill

Adj

strident

33

clamorous

adj

vociferous

34

excursion

N

wanderlust

35

wayfaring

N

wanderlust

36

acme, summit, pinnacle

N

zenith

37

forswear, abandon

V

abjure

38

adept, apt

Adj

adroit

competent

39

refined, well-bred, sophisticated

Adj

debonair

40

cavort, skip, rollick

v

gambool

frolic

41

plucky, spirited, valiant

mettlesome

Intrepid

42

breach, break, defy

V

contravene

43

kudos

N

accolade

44

acrid

Adj

acerbic

caustic

45

cordial

adj

affable

46

prosperous

adj

affluent

47

manipulate, cajole, ensnare

Inveigle

48

abstract

Adj

abstruse

49

rugged, petrified

adj

petrous

50

pauper

n

medicant

panhandler

51

panhandler

N

pauper

medicant

52

hoodwink

gull

dupe

mislead

53

engrossed

Adj

distrait

preoccupied, engrossed, scatterbrained

54

atrocious

adj

nefarious

vicious

Malevolent

55

corrupt, lewd, petty

adj

ignoble

56

exodus

n

diaspora

dispersion

57

commotion, sway, tumble

welter

turmoil

Writhe

58

gnaw

V

ruminate

Chew

59

ponder

V

ruminate

muse

60

gushing, mushy

adj

maudlin

61

assemble

V

convoke

convene

summon

62

convene

V

assemble

convoke

63

abandon, abstai

v

eschew

shun

avoid

64

roaming, afoot, vagrant

adj

ambulatory

65

red tape

adj

rigmarole

Tedium

66

blaring, booming

adj

stentorian

67

weepy

adj

lachrymose

Sad

Tearful

Mournful

68

dissolve

V

abrogate

negate

annul , cancel

69

perplex

V

bemuse

Bewilder

addle

Puzzle, confuse

70

bewilder

V

addle

bemuse

perplex

Puzzle, confuse

71

addle

V

bewilder

perplex

bemuse

Puzzle, confuse

72

alluring

Adj

winsome

appleaing

Winsome

pleasing
Charming, happy, engaging

73

Scout

v

reconnoiter

reconnaissance

74

reconnaissance

N

related to

reconnoiter

scout

75

delinquency

N

misfeasance

76

bunker

N

fastness

77

camarilla

n

Cabal

78

Timid

Adj

Tremulous