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To bring to a state of peace

Appease

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Coming or happening later than it should've

Belated

2

Involving catastrophic, or disastrous events

Calamitous

3

To quote something as evidence of a justification of a statement of some sort

Cite

4

Based on what is usually done or believed

Conventional

5

An imitation of a bird or animal that is usually used for hunting

Decoy

6

To reach inside and search for something

Delve

7

To happen or occur after something

Ensue

8

Courageous behavior

Gallantry

9

To make information known

Impart

10

Having, showing, or judging with good judgement or sense

Judicious

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To intervene between people in dispute

Mediate

12

A person's social environment

Milieu

13

Looking or sounding bizarre

Outlandish

14

Unpleasantly overpowering

Overbearing

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Attractively lively or cheeky

Pert

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A peculiar behavioral habit

Quirk

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To entertain or amuse someone with talk

Regale

18

Characterized by laziness

Shiftless

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A trace of a bad or undesirable quality of substance

Taint