English set 3 defs

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Hackneyed

repeated too often; overfamiliar through overuse

Wary

marked by keen caution and watchful prudence

spurious

plausible, but false

Rancorous

showing deep-seated resentment

Prosaic

not challenging; dull and lacking excitement

Hedonist

someone motivated by desires for sensual pleasures

Forbearance

a delay in enforcing rights or claims or privileges; refraining from acting

Ephemeral

lasting a very short time

Diligent

quietly and steadily persevering especially in detail or exactness

Canny

showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with others

Asylum

a shelter from danger or hardship

Anachronistic

chronologically misplaced

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