KDVU 11-18

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Uxorious

doting

bemuse

confuse

artifice

trickery

abstemious

marked by temperance in indulgence

insouciant

marked by blithe unconcern

exigency

urgency

vitiate

corrupt

facetious

humorous, not meant seriously

flippant

treating serious matters lightly

pallid

pale

livid

furiously angry

cynical

sarcastic

machination

plot

inertia

inactivity

stark

bare, obvious

pusillanimous

timorous

lissome

limber

exorbitant

excessive

denoument

conclusion

stolid

staid

abet

help

condign

appropriate

splenetic

irritable

platitude

dull and obvious

banality

dull

trite

overused

terse

concise

droll

amusingly odd

gross

bulky

vituperative

scathing

officious

meddlesome

anathema

cursed

punctilious

precise

propriety

correct conduct

redolent

fragrant

fracticious

troublesome

recalcitrant

stubborn

antipathy

hatred

ameliorate

improve

effrontery

audacity

august

magnificent

ignominy

shame

surreptitious

sneaky

deference

yielding, acquiescence

strident

loud and hard

colloquy

conversation

prescience

foresight

unwieldy

clumsy

hauteur

arrogance

incumbent

obligatory

encomium

praise; eulogy

blandishment

persuasive flattery

vanguard

leader

impudent

cocky

abject

super unfortunate
miserable

extenuate

mitigate
lessen the seriousness

trifling

unimportant

amity

friendship

proclivity

natural inclination

inure

to harden through experience

pertinacious

stubbornly persisten

precocious

advanced in development

genteel

refined

pernicious

harmful

cavil

raise trivial objections

quibble

argue over petty things

conspicuous

noticeable

scud

skim

glib

loquacious

venial

forgivable

invective

abusive language

raucous

unpleasantly loud and harsh

abash

disconcert
put-down

ire

anger

indolent

lazy

contrite

sorry

germane

relevant

junta

a group of rulers

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