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cheerfully optimistic, hopeful, or confident
morally ignoble or base; vile; wretchedly poor and run-down
a staff representing an office or authority; baton
dirty and untidy; slovenly; ill-smelling; musty
having the polish and suavity regarded as characteristic of sophisticated social life in major cities; reflecting elegance, polite or polished manner
opinion or belief contrary to orthodox or accepted doctrine, especially of a church or religious system
any encircling ring of light or color; halo
apparently good or right though lacking real merit; superficially pleasing or plausible, misleading in appearance
unyielding; unalterable; not to be persuaded or moved
a soft, low, or indistinct sound produced by a person or group of people speaking quietly or at a distance.
full of, characterized by, or ministering to indulgence in luxury, pleasure, and sensuous enjoyment.
characterized by expressing contemptuous mocking
bulging out beyond the surrounding surface; protruding; projecting
an office or position requiring little or no work, especially one yielding profitable returns
A medicine that relieves or allays pain; anything that relieves distress or pain
slovenly (messy and dirty especially for person's appearance) and untidy
to cause to become weakened or sickly; drain of color or vigor.
sharp or biting to the taste or smell; bitterly pungent; irritating to the eyes, nose, etc.
shameless or brazenly (bold way) immodest
light, bantering mockery/talk
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