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A thing that is added an appendix or addition to a book or written doc

Addendum

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Filled with amazement disgust fear or terror

Aghast

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More than enough large spacious

Ample

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A ghost or a ghostly figure an unexplained or unusual appearance

Apparition

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To declare or state as truth maintain or defend put forward forcefully

Assert

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To crouch or shrink away in fear or shame

Cower

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To look upon with scorn to refuse scornfully a feeling of contempt

Disdain

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A brief statement written on a tomb or gravestone

Epitaph

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Having to do with morals values right or wrong in accordance with standards of rights conduct requiring a prescription for purchase

Ethical

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Humorous not meant seriously

Facetious

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Nit able to be heard

Inaudible

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Without restraint or control unselective

Indiscriminate

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Crafty dealings underhanded plotting to form and carry out plots to puzzle or excite the curiosity

Intrigue

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An area of authority or control the right to administer justice

Jurisdiction

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Appearing true reasonable or fair

Plausible

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Common vulgar belonging to the lower class a common person member of the lower class

Plebeian

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Wasteful extravagant lavishly or generously abundant one who is wasteful and self-indulgent

Prodigal

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Nearness closeness

Proximity

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To grind Or pound to a powder or dust to destroy or overcome

Pulverize

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Highly changeable fickle tending to become violent or explosive changing readily from the liquid to the gaseous state

Volatile