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covet

(v) to desire (what belongs to another) inordinately

eradicate

(v) to do away with as completely as if by pulling up by the roots

gratuitous

(adj) given unearned or without recompense; not called for by the circumstances; unwarranted

indolent

(adj) averse to activity, effort, or movement : habitually lazy

mar

(v) to detract from the perfection or wholeness of: spoil

pilfer

(v) to steal in small quantities

provincial

(adj) a : limited in outlook b: lacking the polish of urban society: unsophisticated

discourse

(n) verbal interchange of ideas; especially : conversation

acrimony

(n) harsh or biting sharpness especially of words, manner, or disposition

bequeath

(v) to give or leave by will -- used especially of personal property; to hand down

capacious

(adj) containing or capable of containing a great deal

forsake

(trans v) to renounce or turn away from entirely

introvert

(n) a reserved or shy person

panache

(n) dash or flamboyance in style and action

tirade

(n) a protracted speech usually marked be intemperate, vituperative, or harshly censorious language

hackneyed

(adj) lacking in freshness or originality

deft

(adj) characterized by facility and skill; emphasizes lightness, neatness, and sureness of touch or handling

deviate

(v) to depart from an established course or norm

facile

(adj) easily accomplished or attained; readily manifested and often lacking sincerity or depth

innate

(adj) existing in, belonging to, or determined by factors present in an individual from birth

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