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Critism

Remonstrance

1

Practical for purpose at hand

Expedient

2

A group chosen to represent others

Deputation

3

To discontort

Abash

4

To become engaged to marry

Plight

5

Abnormal; outside of nature

Preternatural

6

Deep dislike

Antipathy

7

Faultless

Irreproachable

8

To reduce intensity

Mitigate

9

Attractive

Comely

10

State of dullness or inactivity

Torpor

11

Vengeful; bitter

Vindictive

12

Deathly pale

Livid

13

Unspoken but understood

Tacit

14

Concluded on the basis of knowledge or belief

Inferential

15

To suggest or imply

Insinuate

16

Ancient; timeless

Immemorial

17

A tendency to believe something without evidence

Credulity

18

Cheerful

Genial

19

Hating people

Misanthropic