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Altruistic

unselfishly concerned for the welfare of others, generous

Ambivalent

having opposing attitudes or feelings toward a person, thing, or idea; unable to decide

Angular

sharp-cornered; having an angle; not rounded (body); bony; lean; gaunt; stiff in manner

Arrogant

having or showing feelings of unwarranted importance out of overbearing pride (showing too much pride in your self)

Aversion

the act of turning yourself (or your gaze) away (strong dislike)

Discern

detect with the senses

Disdain

lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike

Disparage

express a negative opinion of (belittle)

Disparity

inequality or difference in some respect

Embellish

make more attractive by adding ornament, colour, etc.

Engender

cause; produce; give rise to

Innocuous

unlikely to harm or disturb anyone

Insipid

uninteresting; unchallenging; lacking taste or savor

Lament

to mourn or to express sorrow in a demonstrative manner

Laud

to praise, to extol

Obscure

not clearly understood or expressed

Ostentatious

intended to attract notice and impress others (show- off)

Prodigal

a recklessly extravagant consumer

Repudiate

refuse to acknowledge, ratify, or recognize as valid (to reject as having authority or binding force, to cast aaff or disown)

Reticence

restraint in speech, reluctance to speak

Serene

calm, peaceful, or traquil

Subtle

be difficult to detect or grasp by the mind, elusive, sly, ambiguous, not obvious

Superfluous

more than is needed, desired, or required (an over acciver)

Taciturn

habitually reserved and uncommunicative (tempermentally desclined to talk)

Revere

regard with feelings of respect and reverence, venerate (tinged with awe)

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