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1

Open and responsive to new ideas or suggestions

Receptive

2

To give up or resign something

Renounce

3

To hold back; to put down or check by force

Repress

4

Not inclined to speak; reserved, reluctant

Reticent

5

Tasty, appetizing; pungent or salty, not sweet; inoffensive, respectable

Savory

6

Sleepy, drowsy; inducing sleep

Somnolent

7

Intense, forceful, powerful

Vehement

8

Disagreeable, harsh sounding, disorderly

Raucous

9

Characterized by a ready flow of words; gib, fluent

Voluble

10

Eager, ernest, devoted

Zealous

11

Boisterous, clamorous, strident

Raucous

12

Open-minded, tolerant, amenable

Receptive

13

Repudiate, disown, abdicate, abjure

Renounce

14

Subdue, curb, stifle, constrain, bottle up

Repress

15

Taciturn, close mouthed, tight lipped

Reticent

16

Delectable, flavorful, aromatic, piquant

Savory

17

Empathetic, fierce, vigorous, impassioned

Vehement

18

Loquacious, garrulous, long-winded, prolix

Voluble

19

Ardent, fervent, devout, dogged, gung-ho

Zealous

20

Groggy, soporific

Somnolent