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1

perennial

lasting for an indefinitely long time

2

meticulous

showing extreme care about minute details; precise

3

impending

about to happen; imminent

4

tenacious

keeping a firm hold (often followed by of)

5

impediment

obstacle or hindrance

6

placid

pleasantly calm or peaceful

7

spurious

not genuine, authentic or true

8

vulgar

characterized by ignorance or lack of good breeding or taste

9

bear

to hold up; support

10

hitherto

up to this time; until now

11

bewilder

to confuse or puzzle completely; perplex

12

uneventful

lacking in important or striking occurrences

13

fraught

full of

14

panacea

a cure-all remedy

15

antidote

something that prevents unwanted effects

16

irritant

anything that irritates

17

ennui

a feeling of boredom and discontent

18

complacent

pleasant, self-satisfied or pleased

19

furtive

taken, done, or used by stealth, secret or sly

20

innumerable

incapable of being counted; countless