28 terms

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adamant
persistent
condescend
to act as if you are better
contradict
to disagree
egotist
self centered person
glutton
one who eats and drinks too much
imperious
arrogant
plunder
to steal
shun
to avoid on purpose
timid
shy
wily
cunning
abstinence
act of refraining from (alcohol)
capricious
unpredictable
contemptuous
expressing disdain
contentious
inclined to fight
feral
wild
rancorous
showing hatred
staid
serious
candor
honesty
clandestine
secret
correlation
connection between facts or event
fathom
to understand
keen
intellegent
plausible
believable
presume
to take for granted
prophetic
predicting the future
shrewd
tricky and smart
stifle
to hold back
tryst
a secret meeting(not rendezvous)