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Altruistic

Unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others; unselfish

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Biased

Prejudiced; unduly or unfairly influenced

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Captious

Quick to find fault, especially over petty matters; carping

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Contrite

Sorrowful for a misdeed that one has committed; deeply repentant

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Diffident

Lacking confidence; timid; shy

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Gregarious

Seeking or enjoying the company of others; sociable

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Gullible

Easily deceived or tricked; credulous

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Impassive

Feeling or revealing no emotion; calm; unmoved

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Impetuous

Acting suddenly without forethought; rash; impulsive

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Indolent

Inclined to avoid work; lazy; idle