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1

To plead with; to persuade with flattery; to sweet-talk

Cajole

2

To yield; to give in

Capitulate

3

Obviously bad; highly noticeable in a negative way; conspicuously bad

Egregious

4

A warning in advance; a feeling that something bad is going to happen

Premonition

5

Highly valued; having an honored name or reputation; having prestige

Prestigious

6

Worshipful; feeling or expressing respect or awe

Reverent

7

A drowsy state; a state of mental numbness; a daze

Stupor

8

A flatterer; a person who tries to win favor through flattery

Sycophant

9

Refined; smooth in manner; elegant; polished; suave

Urbane

10

Absurdly funny; wildly silly or comical

Zany