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Rigidly unyielding

Obdurate

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A temporary discontinuance

Abeyance

2

The total life process and functions of an organism

Physiology

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Carefree cheerful

Blithe

4

A loud sharp cry

Yawp

5

An earnest objection

Expostulation

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A high ridge of land jutting out into a body of water

Promontory

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Flexible pliable

Ductile

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In many forms

Multiform

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A small pointed flat hand tool used for gardening

Trowel

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Friendly agreeable

Affable

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Winding wavy

Sinuous

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About to happen

Imminent

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Vulgar language

Profanity

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To burst forth

Irrupt

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Splendid

Sumptuous

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Stylish and neat in appearance

Natty

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To exist in unpleasantly and dangerously large numbers

Infest

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Dignified majestic

August

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To try out attempt

Essay