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Word Within the Word # 22

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mollify
make soft
ichthyologist
fish scientist
polyglot
multi-linguist
diaphanous
semitransparent
somniferous
bringing sleep
sinecure
an easy lucrative job
soliloquy
speech to oneself
adherent
supporter
abjure
renounce
caustic
burning
confluence
a flowing together
depose
topple from power
egomania
self-obsessed
egregious
blatant
analgesic
painkiller
chiromancy
palm reading
oligarchy
government by a few
intractable
stubborn
intransigent
not compromising
perfidious
treacherous
perspicuous
brilliantly clear
ingenuous
innocent and naive
circumlocution
talking in circles
gregarious
sociable
discursive
rambling