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1

Peaceable; friendly; showing goodwill

Amicable

2

Sneaky; not straightforward; tricky; shifty

Devious

3

An unpleasant sound; a harsh, disagreeable combination of sounds

Dissonance

4

To remove all traces of; to wipe out; erase; remove completely

Efface

5

Long-winded; talkative to an annoying degree

Garrulous

6

Changeless; never changing or varying

Immutable

7

Weighty; heavy, labored; massive; lacking grace

Ponderous

8

Someone earlier; a person who comes before another in time

Predecessor

9

To treat coldly; to reject bluntly; snub

Rebuff

10

Inactive; Not moving or progressing; still

Static