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approbation

agree or praise

assent

yield to, accept in a compromise

boorish

rude

circumlocution

talking around a subject (has the same first 6 letters as CIRCUMference, or the length AROUND a circle)

copious

plentiful, abundant

delineation

a plan, outline

dissemble

disguise, pretend

emulate

be like something

fickle

capricious, changing

gravity

seriousness

homely

plain or ugly

indigence

poverty

jingoist

extreme patriot/nationalist

migratory

nomadic, moving with seasons

obfuscating

confusing

proclivity

inclination, tendency

prostration

exhaustion

recalcitrant

obstinately defiant

resolute

decided

sectarian

narrow minded SECT follower

stalwart

strong, convicted

ex. "He was a stalwart republican" means he was a strong or convicted republican

tacit

silently acknowledge

transcended

exceeded, went above

virtuous

outstanding

whets

stimulate, sharpens

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