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Hackneyed

Repeated too often

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Harbinger

To foreshadow, an indication of the approach of something

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Haughty

Blatantly proud

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Hefty

Of considerable weight and size

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Hiatus

Brief break

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Hideous

Extremely ugly

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Hilarity

Great enjoyment

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Hinder

Hold back

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Hone

Perfect

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Humane

Concern with the alleviation of suffering

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Glean

Gather

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Glib

Superficial

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Gluttony

Eating to excess

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Grandiose

Impressive because of largeness

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Gratuitous

Unnecessary

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Gregarious

Enjoying other people's company or extroverted

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Grotto

Small cave

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Guile

Use of tricks to deceive

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Gullible

Easily tricked

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Gusto

Enthusiastic enjoyment