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Context

The circumstances that form a setting for an event, statement or idea.

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Pang

A sudden sharp or painful emotion

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Indignation

Anger or annoyance provoked by things seen as unfair and corrupt treatment

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Infantile

Derogatory - Childish

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Flamboyant

Tendency to attract attention because of personality and style

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De facto

Holding a specified position but not necessarily holding a legal right

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Phlegmatic

Unemotionally and calm disposition

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Liberally

Generous and large amounts

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Enigmatic

Difficult to interpret and understand; mysterious

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Inure

Accustoming someone to something

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Resilient

Are able to withstand or recover under difficult conditions

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Lack-lustre

Lacking vitality, force or conviction

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Conspicuously

In a clear and visible way, obviously seen

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Perversely

A deliberate desire to behave in an unreasonable or unacceptable behaviour