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Anate

To reduce in intensity or amount

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Antecedent

Preceding a cause

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Arid

Very dry

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Baneful

Harmful
Destructive

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Beleaguer

To harass or bother

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Contempt

Extreme dislike

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Cynical

Finding fault
Exhibiting disbelief

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Dexterous

Manually skillfully and active

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Dour

Stern
Harsh

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Exalt

To glorify
Praise

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Felicitous

Happy
Delightful

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Impeccable

Flawless

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Imperturbable

Extreme calm
Steadiness

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Malleable

Capable of being shaped or influenced

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Mortify

To humiliate
Experience shame

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Obdurate

Extremely stubborn

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Platitude

Empty or unimportant remark/statement

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Profligate

Extremely wasteful

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Pugnacious

Looking for a fight
Combative

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Savory

Appetizin

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Spurn

To reject or refuse with hostility

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Supercilious

Vain or arrogant

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Trite

Overused
Commonplace

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Vociferous

Extremely loud
Boisterous

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Vulgarity

Offensive
Obscene