to make less in amount , degree , etc. to subside , become less ; to nullify.
praise or flattery that is excessive
an object of intense dislike ; a curse or strong strong denunciation often used objectively without the article.
shrewd , crafty , showing practical wisdom
a greedy desire , particularly for wealth
deserving blame, worthy of condemnation
tending to delay or procrastinate, not prompt, ; intended to delay or postpone
conspicuous , standing out from the crowd or the mass ( in an unfavorable manner)
to speak or act in a way that allows for more than one interpretation ; to be deliberately vague or ambiguous
vanishing , soon passing away ; light and airy
unable to make up one's mind , hesitating
cloud like , resembling a cloud; cloudy in color , not transparent ; vague , confused , indistinct
one who is just a beginner at some activity requiring skill and experience
extreme poverty; bareness, insufficiency
done for show, striving to make big impressions; claiming merit or position unjustifiably ; making demands on one's skill or abilities , ambitious
to review a series of facts ; to sum up
to revive , bring back to consciousness or existence.
untidy, dirty, careless
something that is assumed or taken for granted without conclusive evidence.
inactive, sluggish , dull