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Implausible

(Adj.)
Not having the appearance of truth or credibility.

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Recluse

(Noun)
A person who lives a solitary life and tends to avoid other ppl.

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Sanction

(Noun)
Authoritative permission or approval
(Verb)
To authorize

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Denunciation

(Noun)
Open condemnation;censure

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Embellish

(Verb)
Elaborate,exaggerate, expand on

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Lethargic

(Adj)
Drowsy, sluggish

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Tactless

(Adj)
Excessively blunt

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Unassailable

(Adj)
Unable to be attacked,questioned, or defeated

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Hypocritical

(Adj)
Behaving on a way that suggests one has higher standards or more noble beliefs

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Catalyst

(Noun)
An agent that provokes or speeds up the change in a reaction

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Forlorn

(Adj)
Desolate or dreary; unhappy or miserable, lonely,sad

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Perceptive

(Adj)
Having or showing sensitive insight

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Aesthetic

(Adj)
Concerned with beauty or the appreciation of Beauty.

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Vacillate

(Verb)
To waiver in mind or opinion

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Waive

(Verb)
To put aside for the time, postpone