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Animosity
(n.) strong dislike; bitter hostility
Apathy
(n.) a lack of feeling, emotion, or interest
Apprehensive
(adj.) fearful or anxious, especially about the future
Commend
(v.) to praise, express approval; to present as worthy of attention; to commit to the care of
Compatible
(adj.) able to get along well together; capable of use with some other model or system
Codolence
(n.) an expression of sympathy
consecrate
(v.) to make sacred, hallow; to set apart for a special purpose
Decrepit
(adj.) old and feeable; worn-out, ruined
Deride
(v.) to ridicule , laugh at with contempt
Ingenuous
(adj.) innocent, simple;frank, sincere
Multifarious
(adj.) having great variety; numerous and diverse
Obsolete
(adj.) out-of-date, no longer in use
Omnivorous
(adj.) eating every kind of food; eagerly taking in everything, having a wide variety of tastes
Parsimonious
(adj.) stingy, miserly,; meager, poor, small
Queandary
(n.) a state of perplexity or doubt
Recalcitrant
(adj.) stubbornly disobedient, resisting authority
Reprisal
(n.) an injury done in return for injury
Revel
(v.) to take freat pleasure in; (n.) a wild celebration
Stulfify
(v.) to make ineffective or useless, cripple; to have a dulling effect on
Suave
(adj.) smoothly agreeable or polite; pleasing to the senses

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