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mordant
morose
motility
multifarious
multiplicity
mundane
munificence
nadir
narcissist
nebulous
nefarious
nemesis
neophyte
nexus
noisome
notorious
noxious
nullify
obdurate
obfuscate
oblique
obliterate
obscure
obsequious
obstinate
obstreperous
obtrusive
obtuse
obviate
occlude
officious
ominous
omniscient
onerous
ontology
opaque
opprobrium
opulent
orthodox
oscillate
osmosis
ossify
ostensibly
ostentatious
overwrought
oxymoron
pacify
paean
palatable
palliate
palpable
pandemic
panegyric
paradigm
paradox
paragon
parameter
paranoia
pariah
parody
parsimony
partisan
pathology
pathos
paucity
pedagogy
pedantic
pedestrian
pejorative
pellucid
penchant
penury
perfidious
perfunctory
peripheral
permeate
pernicious
perpetrator
perpetuate
perplex
perquisite
persevere
perspicacious
pertinent
perturbation
peruse
pervade
pervasive
petulant
philanthropist
phlegmatic
piety
pillory
piquant
pique
placate
placebo
platitude
plausible
plethora
pliable
pluralism
polarize
polemic
ponderous
porous
posthumous
postulate
pragmatic
precarious
precede
precedent
precept
precipitous
preclude
precocious
precursor
predecessor
predilection
predominant
preemptive
preponderance
prescience
presumptuous
presuppose
pretense
prevail
prevaricate
proactive
probity
proclivity
procrustean
procure
prodigal
prodigious
profligate
profuse
proliferate
prolific
prolix
promulgate
propagate
propensity
propinquity
propitiate
propitious
propound
prosaic
proscribe
protean
protocol
protrude
provincial
prowess
proximity
prudent
pundit
pungent
punitive
purported
putative
qualm
quandary
quasi
quell
querulous
quiescent
quintessential
quixotic
ramification
rampant
rapacious
rapport
rational
rationale
raucous
rebuff
rebut
recalcitrant
recant
recidivist
recluse
recondite
rectify
redress
redundant
refractory
refute
relegate
remuneration
rend
renounce
replete
replicate
reprehensible
reprobate
repudiate
repugnant
rescind
residual
resilient
resolute
respite
resplendent
reticent
retract
retrospect
revamp
revulsion
rife
rotund
rubric
rudimentary
sacrilege
sagacious
salient
salutary
sanction
sanguine
satire
saturnine
savory
scant
schism
scrupulous
scrutiny
seamless
sedentary
sedulous
seminal
sententious
sequester
serene
serpentine
servile
shard
simile
sinuous
sloth
slough
solemn
solicit
somber
soporific
spacious
spate
spate
specious
spectrum
splenetic
spontaneous
sporadic
spurious
squalid
stagnant
staid
static
stigma
stipulate
stoic
stratagem
stratify
stupor
subjugate
subliminal
subside
subsidize
substantiate
substantive
subterfuge
subtle
succinct
suffice
suffuse
sullen
sumptuous
sunder
superficial
superfluous
superlative
supersede
suppress
surfeit
surmise
surreptitious
susceptible
sycophant
synchronize
synopsis
syntax
synthesis
systemic
tacit
taciturn
tangential
tangible
taut
tawdry
tedium
teem
temerity
tenacious
tendentious
tenuous
tepid
terse
timorous
tirade
torpid
tortuous
tractable
transcend
transient
transitory
translucent
transparent
transpire
trenchant
trepidation
truculence
turbid
turbulence
turgid
turpitude
ubiquitous
ulterior
unilateral
uninterested
unkempt
unobtrusive
untoward
upbraid
utopian
vacillate
vacuity
vacuous
vapid
vehement
veneer
venerate
verdant
verity
viable
vicarious
vilify
virtuoso
virulent
vituperation
vociferous
volatile
voluble
voracious
warrant
zeal 



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