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1

penurious

Adj

parsimonious

Poor

2

intricate
Adj

Complex, byzantine

3

orthodox
N

Canonical

4

assertive
Adj

peremptory

Absolute

5

allegiance

N

Fedelity

6

extravagant

Adj
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Florid

7

forgo

V

Forbear

8

anticipate

V

Forestall

Intercept

9

recoil, cower

V

Quail

10

impenetrable, unassailable

Adj

Impregnable

11

erotic, lecherous, raunchy

Adj

Salacious

12

misdemeanor

N

peccadillo

13

guzzle, swig

V

Quaff

14

destitute, impoverished

Adj

Indigent

15

ledger; conspicuous

Adj

Manifest

16

clamor, commotion, racket

Adj

Din

17

scarcity

N

Paucity

18

embellish, garnish

V

Bedizen

19

rebellious

Adj

Incorrigible

20

authoritarian

Adj

Martinet

21

baffle, muddle, confound

V

Obfuscate

22

smug, hypocritical, preachy

N

Sanctimony

23

menacing

Adj

Baleful, ominous, pernicious

24

subordinate

V

Adj

Adj.

adj.
1. Belonging to a lower or inferior class or rank; secondary.
2. Subject to the authority or control of another.

25

brazen

Adj

Impudent, notorious, , thorough, utter, arrant

26

duel

N

Pugilism

27

habitual, instinctive, inherent; affective

Adv

Visceral

28

vagabond

Adj

Pariah

29

stilted

Adj

Mannered

30

malodorous

Adj

Fetid