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Aspire

To have ambitions hopes or plans, strive toward a higher goal, to asend

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Bleak

Bare dreary dismal

3

Chide

To blame, scold

4

Despicable

Worthy, of scorn, contemptible

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Diminutive

Small, smaller-than, most other of the same type

6

Emancipate

Free from slavery, to release or liberate

7

Erroneous

Incorrect, containing mistakes

8

Exploit

To make use of, develop; to make improper use of personal profit
A feat, deed

9

Extemporaneous

Made up or delivered on the spur of the moment

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Impair

To make imperfect, damage, harm

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Invincible

Not able to be defeated, unbeatable

12

Languid

Drooping, with out energy, sluggish

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Mire

Muddy, wet, swampy, ground; a tough situation
To get stuck

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Obtrusive

Forward undesirably prominent, thrust out

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Preamble

An introduction to a speech or pierce of writing

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Render

The cause to become to preform to deliver
Officially to process
Extract

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Rugged

Rough irregular severe stern strong stormy

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Skeptical

Inclined to doubt; slow to accept something as true

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Slipshod

Untidy dress, personal habits, careless, sloppy

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Adept

Thouraly skilled
And expert