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indicating or suggesting that one believes a person has done something wrong.
hostile and aggressive.
1. having a sharp, pungent taste or smell; not sweet.
2. (of people or their feelings or behavior) angry, hurt, or resentful because of one's bad experiences or a sense of unjust treatment.
(of a person or their manner) unwilling or unable to believe something. disbelieving
feeling or showing anger or annoyance at what is perceived as unfair treatment.
cross, mad, annoyed.
disrespectful or scornfully abusive.
(of a person or their manner) childishly sulky or bad-tempered.
complaining in a petulant or whining manner.
(of an animal or force of nature) fierce, violent, and uncontrolled.
bad-tempered and sulky; gloomy.
full of or characterized by intense anger.
having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner.
1. cause (someone) to find something funny; entertain.
2.provide interesting and enjoyable occupation for (someone).
1.feeling or expressing overwhelming happiness or joyful excitement.
on cloud nine, in seventh heaven, beside oneself with joy, jumping for joy, delighted, thrilled, exultant;
informalover the moon, on top of the world, blissed out
2.involving an experience of mystic self-transcendence.
make (someone) ecstatically happy.
having or showing intense and eager enjoyment, interest, or approval.
filled with or characterized by a lively energy and excitement.
cheerful and friendly.
feeling or expressing great happiness and triumph.
hopeful and confident about the future.
1.consisting in or characterized by the presence or possession of features or qualities rather than their absence.
synonyms: favorable, good, promising,
2. with no possibility of doubt; clear and definite.
optimistic or positive, esp. in an apparently bad or difficult situation.
make (someone or something) seem unimportant.
1.able to burn or corrode organic tissue by chemical action.
2. sarcastic in a scathing and bitter way.
1. believing that people are motivated by self-interest; distrustful of human sincerity or integrity.
2.concerned only with one's own interests and typically disregarding accepted or appropriate standards in order to achieve them.
1.treating serious issues with deliberately inappropriate humor; flippant.
ironic, joking, teasing, mischievous
1. not showing a serious or respectful attitude.
1. arrogantly superior and disdainful.
1. using or characterized by irony.
1. showing a lack of respect for people or things that are generally taken seriously.
1. (of a literary work or its style) imitating the style of heroic literature in order to satirize an unheroic subject.
1. obedient or attentive to an excessive or servile degree.
1. referring to sexual matters in an amusingly rude or irreverent way.
1. marked by or given to using irony in order to mock or convey contempt.
1. feeling or expressing contempt or derision.
1. provoke or challenge (someone) with insulting remarks.
1. able to be trusted as being accurate or true; reliable.
2. commanding and self-confident; likely to be respected and obeyed.
1. (of a person, action, or idea) showing an ability to take risks; confident and courageous.
2.(of a color or design) having a strong or vivid appearance.
1. having or showing a feeling of patronizing superiority.
1.showing contempt; scornful.
1. showing contempt or lack of respect.
1. arrogantly superior and disdainful.
1. of or concerning the use of judgment.
1. (esp. of humor) having or showing a sharp or critical quality; biting.
1. treat with an apparent kindness that betrays a feeling of superiority.
2. frequent (a store, theater, restaurant, or other establishment) as a customer.
do business with, look down on
1. affectedly and irritatingly grand, solemn, or self-important.
1. attempting to impress by affecting greater importance, talent, culture, etc., than is actually possessed.
1. behaving or looking as though one thinks one is superior to others.
1. anxious or fearful that something bad or unpleasant will happen.
2.archaicliterary of or relating to perception or understanding.
1. showing the loss of all hope.
1. (esp. of a work of art) having a mournful quality.
1. earful apprehension; a feeling that something bad will happen.
1. dark or poorly lit, esp. so as to appear depressing or frightening.
1. a feeling of pensive sadness, typically with no obvious cause.
1. sullen and ill-tempered.
1. feeling, expressing, or inducing sadness, regret, or grief.
1. tending to see the worst aspect of things or believe that the worst will happen.
opposite of optimistic
1. feeling or showing regret.
1. formal and dignified.
1. dark or dull in color or tone; gloomy.
1. showing or feeling no interest, enthusiasm, or concern.
1. truthful and straightforward; frank.
2. (of a photograph of a person) taken informally, esp. without the subject's knowledge.
1. serving as a warning
1. relating to or used for formal events of a religious or public nature.
2. (of a position or role) involving only nominal authority or power.
1. of or relating to the observation and treatment of actual patients rather than theoretical or laboratory studies.
2. efficient and unemotional; coldly detached.
1. separate or disconnected, in particular.
1. intended to teach, particularly in having moral instruction as an ulterior motive.
1.having or showing great knowledge or learning.
1. concerned with what is actually the case rather than interpretations of or reactions to it.
1. (of a person or their manner or speech) direct and outspoken; straightforward and honest.
2. archaic proceeding directly forward.
1. useful and informative.
1. something that belongs to the sphere of fact as distinct from opinion or conjecture.
1. characterized by reserve or moderation; unemotional or dispassionate.
1.feeling or inspiring optimism about a future event.
1. of, involving, or absorbed in meditation or considered thought.
1. hopeful and confident about the future.
full of hope
1. tending to remind one of something.
1. of or prompted by feelings of tenderness, sadness, or nostalgia.
1. calm, peaceful, and untroubled; tranquil.
2.(in a title) used as a term of respect for members of some European royal families.
1. of, relating to, or affecting the human spirit or soul as opposed to material or physical things.
2. of or relating to religion or religious belief.
1. sedate, respectable, and unadventurous.
1. showing, feeling, or relating to sexual desire.
1. of, relating to, or tending to arouse sexual desire or excitement.
1.(of a person or their thoughts and ideas) overimaginative and unrealistic
1. closely acquainted; familiar, close.
2. private and personal.
1. (of literature, art, or music) expressing the writer's emotions in an imaginative and beautiful way.
2. of or relating to the words of a popular song.
deeply felt, caprena
1. of or arousing gratification of the senses and physical, esp. sexual, pleasure.
1. playfully quaint or fanciful, esp. in an appealing and amusing way.
2. acting or behaving in a capricious manner.
1. given to expressing divergent or opposite views.
2.using or characterized by systematic reasoning.
1. feeling uncertain about something.
2.not known with certainty.
1. serving to explain something.
1. good at persuading someone to do or believe something through reasoning or the use of temptation.
1.based on or in accordance with reason or logic.
2. Mathematics(of a number, quantity, or expression) expressible, or containing quantities that are expressible, as a ratio of whole numbers. When expressed as a decimal, a rational number has a finite or recurring expansion.
1. irritable and bad-tempered; grumpy; complaining.
1. feeling or causing despair about something.
2. inadequate; incompetent.
1. free from disturbance; tranquil.
2. not involving war or violence.
1. free from tension and anxiety; at ease.
1. having a gently calming effect.
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