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Arcane

Hidden, secret.

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Aspersion

Verbal exhibition of bad temper.

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Brash

Brazen, impulsive.

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Buoy

To sustain/encourage.
To keep afloat.

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Commiserating

Sympathizing.

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Contimacious

Stubbornly rebellious; obstinate.

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Decorous

Appropriate, suitable.

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Dubious

Doubtful.

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Ephemeral

Momentary, brief.

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Faux pas

Social error.

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Guffaw

Burst of laughter.

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Impetus

Stimulus, force.

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Indelible

Indestructible; inextirpable.

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Lexicographer

Dictionary writer.

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Malicious

Hateful, pernicious.

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Obdurate

Stubborn.

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Odious

Detestable.

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Paramount

Superior.

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Placid

Calm, mild.

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Rebound

To bounce back.

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Reticent

Secretive, quiet.

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Staggering

Overwhelming.

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Strained

Forced.

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Tractable

Manageable.

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Usurped

Taken over.