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Abate

Becomes less intense or widespread; subside; decrease; lessen

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Appease

Pacify; placate; conciliate; mollify

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Cognizant

Having knowledge or being aware of

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Cordial

Warm and friendly

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Cosmopolitan

Worldly; cultured

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Discrepancy

A lack of compatibility or similarity between two or more facts; disparity; deviation

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Equilibrium

Balance;
Composure

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Frugal

Sparing or economical with regard to money or food; thrifty; simple and plain and costing little; meager

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Burgeon

Flourish; thrive; prosper; improve

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Indignant

Resentful; offended; angry; annoyed

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Miserly

Penny-pinching; parsimonious

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Mitigate

Alleviate; reduce; diminish

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Pacify

Placate; conciliate; appease; soother; assuage

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Placate

Make someone less angry or hostile

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Pugnacious

Combative; aggressive; antagonistic; belligerent