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brevity

1 using a few words or being quiet

concise

1 using a few words or being quiet

laconic

1 using a few words or being quiet

pithy

1 using a few words or being quiet

quiescent

1 using a few words or being quiet

reticent

1 using a few words or being quiet

succinct

1 using a few words or being quiet

taciturn

1 using a few words or being quiet

terse

1 using a few words or being quiet

bombastic

2 speaking

circumlocution

2 speaking

colloquial

2 speaking

diffuse

2 speaking

digress

2 speaking

eloquence

2 speaking

garrulous

2 speaking

grandiloquent

2 speaking

loquacious

2 speaking

prattle

2 speaking

ramble

2 speaking

rant

2 speaking

rhetorical

2 speaking

verbose

2 speaking

voluble

2 speaking

arrogant

3 feeling superior

braggart

3 feeling superior

complacent

3 feeling superior

contemptuous

3 feeling superior

disdainful

3 feeling superior

egotistical

3 feeling superior

haughty

3 feeling superior

insolent

3 feeling superior

narcissistic

3 feeling superior

ostentatious

3 feeling superior

presumptuous

3 feeling superior

pretentious

3 feeling superior

supercilious

3 feeling superior

swagger

3 feeling superior

banal

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

cliche

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

derivative

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

hackneyed

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

insipid

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

lackluster

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

mundane

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

platitude

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

prosaic

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

trite

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

vapid

4 unoriginal, dull, played out

allay

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

alleviate

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

ameliorate

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

appease

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

assuage

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

conciliate

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

mediate

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

mitigate

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

mollify

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

pacify

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

placate

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

quell

5 lessening pain, tension, and/or conflict

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