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Guile

Craftiness, deceit

2

Proffered

To offer

3

Seraphic

Angelic ; of the highest order of angels

4

Amorphous

Shapeless , no particular form

5

Decorum

Proper action ,speech, and dress

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Protégés

Someone whose welfare or career is guided and helped by a more influential person

7

Sanguine

Naturally cheerful and hopeful

8

Doggerel

Badly written or trivial verse

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Ascetics

A person who practices unusual self denial or discipline

10

Facile

Easily done

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Implicit

Implied

12

Sundry

Several

13

Exhort

Urge

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Vociferous

Glamorous

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Scurrilous

Insulting

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Inveigle

Persuade

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Parsimonious

Stingy

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Nondescript

Lacking distinctive characteristics

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Nonentities

Unimportant

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Dogma

Set of principles