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Naive

Unsophisticated; innocent.

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Futile

Useless; hopeless.

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Profound

Deep; intense.

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Vigilant

Watchful.

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Palpable

Able to be felt; easily perceived.

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Dilapidated

Broken down.

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Elation

Feeling of exultant joy; pride; high spirits.

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Precipitous

Steep; sheer.

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Disputed

Contested; argued about.

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Condolences

Expression of sympathy with another in grief.

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Interlopers

People who intrude or meddle in other people's business or lives.

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Penetrated

Broken through.

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Venture

Risky action.

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Malodorous

Having a bad smell.

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Concessions

Things given or granted as privileges.

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Rueful

Feeling sorrow or regret.

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Dejection

Lowness of spirits; depression.

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Profoundly

Deeply.

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Reckless

Careless; rash.

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Ladle

Long-handled, cup like spoon for dipping out liquids.

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Ominous

Threatening.

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Placidly

Calmly; quietly.

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Desultory

Aimless; random.

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Amicably

In a friendly way.

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Compete

Try to win against an opponent.

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Grievance

Something that is thought to be unjust & a reason to feel resentment; complaint.

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War

Armed conflict between people.

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Antagonize

Make an enemy of.

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Controversy

Discussion of a question in which opposing opinions dash; debate; argument.

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Issue

Subject for debate or discussion.

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Appreciate

Be aware of the value of.

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Cooperate

Work together to achieve something.

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Mediate

Bring about agreement between people who disagree.

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Argument

Discussion in which there is disagreement.

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Differences

Qualities that make things not the same; ways in which things are not the same.

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Survival

The state of continuing to exist.

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Articulate

Able to express and idea clearly.

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Equity

Quality of being fair; fairness; justice.

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Retort

Sharp or clever reply.

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Raggedy

Somewhat rash & torn; tattered.