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colloquial
characteristic of spoken
commensurate
equal in size
deference
polite respect or submission
denizen
resident or habitual visitor
dissipate
to cause or disappear
egregious
flagrant or offensive
emaciated
extremely thin
enervate
to weaken
enmity
extreme hatred
estrangement
to stop being affectionate or friendly
circumlocution
wordy or indirect language
euphemism
substitution of an offensive word for one that is pleasant
prattle
to utter in a childish way
raconteur
storyteller
verbose
using an excuse number of words
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