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1

Capable of floating; able to float or rise

Buoyant

2

To exhaust; to weaken; rob of strength or energy

Enervate

3

Incurable; uncontrollable; unmanageable; not capable of being corrected or reformed

Incorrigible

4

Unyielding; not capable of being influenced or prevented; unstoppable

Inexorable

5

Indisputable; impossible to disprove

Irrefutable

6

Damaged; made less perfect through injury or damage

Marred

7

Limited; restricted to a narrow scope or outlook; narrow-minded

Parochial

8

One-sided; strongly supporting a specific party, cause, or person

Partisan

9

A sense of injury; a feeling of resentment or anger because of wounded pride

Pique

10

Criticizing through ridicule; attacking human vice or foolishness through irony or wit

Satirical