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Antiquated

Out of fashion no longer usable

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Arable

Fit for plowing

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Ascendancy

Domination
Rising power

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Atrophy

To waste away
Either

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Clandestine

Secret
Concealed

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Conciliate

To reconcile
Pacify

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Cursory

Superficial
Casual

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Derision

Mockery
Ridicule

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Enmity

Absolute hatred

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Extricate

To free
Disentangle

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Forbearance

Patience
Lenience

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Frivolous

Lacking in seriousness or importance

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Garrulous

Talkative
Rambling

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Impetuous

Impulsive
Violent

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Industrious

Skillfully busy or occupied

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Infamous

Notoriously bad disgraceful reputation

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Insolence

Rude and insulting behavior

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Levity

Humorous
Silliness

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Oblivion

State of being forgotten

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Paradoxical

Contradictory
Appears false but is correct

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Perjury

False testimony under oath

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Rancor

Deep seated
ill will
Strong dislike

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Sycophant

A self serving flatterer
Brown noser
Kiss up

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Vacillating

Changing
Fluctuating

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Vivid

Bright
Distinct and clear