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Vocab 5

Baker
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innovative
showing creativity and originality
insipid
lacking interest or significance
insolent
insulting in manner or speech
intrepid
very brave, fearless, unshakable
intuition
the power of knowing things without thinking; sharp insight
inveterate
long established; deep-rooted; habitual
jurisprudence
the philosophy or science of law
lament
a cry of sorrow and grief
laudatory
full of or giving praise
listless
marked by low spirits
lucid
capable of thinking and expressing yourself in a clear and consistent manner
malfeasance
wrongful doings by a public official
malice
the quality of threatening evil
malleable
capable of being shaped or bent or drawn out
maverick
someone who exhibits great independence in thought and action
mediocrity
the condition of being commonplace or ordinary, somewhere in the middle between high and low; a very ordinary person
medley
a musical composition consisting of a series of songs or other musical pieces from various sources
melancholy
characterized by or causing or expressing sadness
meticulous
marked by precise accordance with details
misconception
an incorrect understanding or interpretation
modest
humble in spirit or manner
mollify
cause to be more favorably inclined
mundane
belonging to this earth or world
nascent
coming into existence; emerging
nocturnal
belonging to or active during the night
notorious
having an exceedingly bad reputation
novel
of a kind not seen before
novice
someone new to a field or activity
obdurate
stubbornly persistent in wrongdoing
objectivity
judgment based on observations and uninfluenced by emotions or personal prejudices