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Distend
Expand; swell out
Elusive
Difficult to catch; hard to pin down
Antithesis
Contrast; direct opposite to
Taciturn
Quiet; saying little
Ameliorate
Make better; improve
Acquiesce
Give in; agree to another's terms
Conviction
Strongly held belief
Dubious
Doubtful; unclear
Flagrant
Shocking; outstandingly bad
Concise
Briefly stated
Immutable
Unchanging; permanent
Static
Stationary; not moving (not radio noise)
Credulity
Belief on slight evidence
Blasphemy
Heretical departure from accepted practice
Arbitrary
Based on personal preference rather than logic or need; capricious