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Abject

Cast down, spiritless

Aesthetic

Sensitive to beauty

Alacrity

A cheerful briskness

Auspicious

Lucky, favorable, promising

Blatant

Obvious, obtrusive

Capitulate

Surrender on terms agreed upon, yield

Cogent

Persuasive, brilliantly compelling

Conjecture

Supposition, opinion

Cursory

Hurried, rapid, superficial

Decorous

Proper, becoming, suitable

Diffident

Shy, timid

Disdain

Despise, think him unworthy

Docile

Obedient, manageable

Equanimity

Composure, calm temper, evenness of mind

Facade

Front, false exterior

Facetious

Inappropriately witty

Fatuous

Silly, complacently foolish

Fastidious

Particular, meticulous, hard to please

Flaunt

Display, show off

Furtive

Sly, stealthy, shifty

Glib

Thoughtlessly talkative, suspiciously fluent

Gregarious

Good mixer, enjoy meeting new people

Harangue

Noisy, pompous speech

Idiosyncrasy

Oddness, eccentricity

Illicit

Unlawful, furtive

Importune

Insistently begged, persistently urged

Incredulous

Skeptical, disbelieving

Inexorable

Inflexible, unyielding

Invective

Abuse, angry reproach

Loquacious

Talkative, garrulous

Ludicrous

Laughable, ridiculous

Martinet

Strict disciplinarian

Maudlin

Weakly sentimental

Nebulous

Vague hazy

Obsequious

Attentive, fawning

Ostracize

Banned from social and political favor

Panacea

Cure-all

Pander

Persuades by appealing to one's moral faults

Placate

Appease, pacify

Prodigious

Huge, monstrous, mighty

Prolific

intellectually productive

Propensity

an inclination to do something

Prudent

wise, careful, cautious

Redundant

Overly wordy and repetitive

Surrepetitiousness

Without Proper authority, By sly

Taciturn

habitually reserved and uncommunicative

Truculent

Fierce, savage, cruel

Vacillate

Waver, change

Villify

Slander, malign

Vituperation

Verbal abuse

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