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pedantic

egoistic

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grandiose

pretentious

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bombastic

patetyczny

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braggart

a showoff

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ostentatious

showy

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pompous

patetyczny

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swagger

to walk in an arrogant manner

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lofty

overly proud

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garish

loud

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ornate

ostentatious

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opulence

luxuriousnes

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pretentious

ostentatious

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boroque

extravagantely orante and convoluted in style

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dogged

determined

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inexorable

determined

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obstinate

uparty

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intransigent

uncompromising

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contentious

belligerent

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pertinacity

zawzietosc

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steadfast

obdurate

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recalcitrant

krnabrny

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tenacious

persistent

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disputatious

polemical

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obdurate

resistant to pursuasion

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intractable

hard to manage

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adamant

obdurate

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litigious

chcacy wszczac postepowanie sadowe

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adroit

skillful

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unerring

perfect

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adept

highly skilled

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aptitude

a natural ability

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paragon

perfection

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deft

skillful

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preeminent

outstanding

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expertise

knowledge on particular area

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discerning

showing good judgment

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agility

zwinnosc

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consummate

perfect in every respect

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dexterous

adept

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impeccable

nienaganny

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precocious

unusually advanced (dojrzaly w mlodym wieku)

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untoward

krnabrny

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intracktable

krnabrny

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litigate

skarzyc ( droga sadowa)

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litigious

chcacy sie spierac sadowo

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nefarious

grzeszny

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invigorate

nadac energie

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repugnant

offensive

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infamous

notorious (bad fame)

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odious

worthy of dislike

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malevolent

evil

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malefactor

zloczynca

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abominable

unpleasant

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avarice

chciwosc, skapstwo

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bigotry

intolerance toward different

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hypocrite

hipokryta

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miserly

lacking generosity

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inimical

unfriendly

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curmudgeon

sknera

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misanthrope

one who hates humankind

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perfidy

zdrada

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charlatan

oszust

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ruse

podstep

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subterfuge

scheme

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dupe

naiwniak

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pilfer

to steal

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swindle

to cheat

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gullible

naive

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embezzle

to steal money from ones employer

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machination

a crafty scheme

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bilk

to cheat

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larceny

theft

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filch

to steal

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fleece

to defraud of money

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hedonist

a pleasure seeker

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ascetic

ascetyczny

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anarchist

one who opposes all political authority

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pacifist

peace-seeker

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atheist

ateista

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nihilist

one who rejects moral distinctions and knowable 'truths'

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despot

tyran

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narcissist

narcyz

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zealot

enthusiast, fanatic

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sybarite

an individual who seeks luxury (hedonist)

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pessimist

pesymista

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optimist

optymista

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fanatic

fanatyk

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vindicate

to clear from blame

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assuage

to soothe anger or pain

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mollify

to soothe the anger of

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exonerate

to clear from accusation

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placate

to soothe

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exculpate

to free from blame

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anesthetic

sth that reduces sensation

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pacify

to soothe anger

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invigorate

to energize

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alleviate

to relieve

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emollient

zmiekczacz

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absolve

exculpate

100

placid

calm

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mitigate

to make less severe