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CANTANKEROUS - bad-tempered, argumentative, and uncooperative - QUARRELSOME Critical Mean Irritable Grouchy Obstinate
443. VOCATION - a persons employment or main occupation, pursuit - OCCUPATION
444. HONEST - free of deceit /truthful and sincere - UPRIGHT
445. OBSTREPEROUS - Loud Noisy Boisterous Raucous Vociferous - UNRULY
446. EXTRICATE - Deliver Liberate Disengage Disentangle- FREE
447. CREDIBLE - Trustworthy Reliable Dependable Sincere - BELIEVABLE
448. VORACIOUS - Gross Greedy Insatiable Ravening -GREEDY
449. TRANSIENT - Temporary Provisional Ephemeral Momentary: FLEETING
450. SCINTILLATING: - sparkling or shining brightly - GLITTERING
451. HUMANE - having or showing compassion or benevolence: SYMPATHETIC
452. CANNY -Sharp Knowing Able Intelligent: Sly
Prudent CarefulDiscreet Cautious: Wary Watchful-
453. TEPID - only slightly warm /CANTANKEROUS - bad-tempered, argumentative, and uncooperative - QUARRELSOME to control UNRULY
454. AFFLUENTRich Wealthy Prosperous Well-to-do
INGENUOUS - innocent and unsuspecting - CANDID
AFFLUENT - having a great deal of money / wealthy -PROSPEROUS Rich Wealthy Prosperous Well-to-do
455. PENCHANT - Affinity Affection Inclination Propensity- LIKING
456. EXORBITANT - :Extreme Unnecessary Redundant Prodigal Lavish-EXCESSIVE
457. CRAFTY - Sly Cunning Wily Artful CUNNING
458. DIFFIDENT - modest or shy because of a lack of self-confidence -Reserved Shy Humble Timid Bashful
459. ELASTIC - able to resume its normal shape spontaneously after being stretched or compressed -Flexible Stretchy Springy Pliant
460. ASSESS - Value Judge Estimate Evaluate Appraise -MEASURE
461. ABJURE - solemnly renounce (belief, cause, or claim) - RENOUNCE
462. CATASTROPHE - Down Failure Trouble Emergency Crash -TRAGEDY
463. SCORN - a feeling and expression of contempt or disdain for someone or something - DESPISE Hate Dislike Scorn Disdain Loathe
464. AUGUST - respected and impressive - DIGNIFIED Grand Classic Imperial Superior
465. PERIL - serious and immediate danger - Risk Danger Hazard Jeopardy
466. AFFLUENT - having a great deal of money; wealthy -Rich Wealthy Prosperous Well-to-do
467. BRUTALIZE - make (someone)cruel, violent, or insensitive to the pain of others by repeated exposure to violence - ILLTREAT
468. PINNACLE - Pinnacle Acme Zenith Climax Culmination- Top Mountain Point Crown Peak
469. GARBLE - Mix Cloud Throw Trouble Blend -CONFUSE
470. CONVALESCENCE - time spent recovering from an illness or medical treatment / recuperation - RECOVER prescription nursing
471. INSIPID - lacking flavour / weak or tasteless - BLAND Flat Weak Dull Lifeless Vapid
472. POROUS - Acceptable Permeable Pervious Penetrable Pory- PERMEABLE
473. AMICABLE - characterized by friendliness and absence of discord -Friendly Genial Neighborly Peaceable
474. PERUSE - read (something),typically in a thorough or careful way -Study Analyze Examine Scrutinize
475. IMPERVIOUS - not allowing fluid to pass through - IMPENETRABLE Indifferent Callous Unmoved Inaccessible Invulnerable
476. IMPECCABLE - in accordance with the highest standards / faultless -Excellent Perfect Pure Flawless Faultless
477. EVENTUALLY - in the end, especially after a long delay, dispute, or series of problems - FINALLY
478. PERSIST - continue in an opinion or course of action in spite of difficulty or opposition - Continue Endure Insist Persevere
479. JABBER - talk in a rapid,excited, and often incomprehensible way - CHATTER
480. MEANDER -follow a winding course (of a river or road) - CURVE Bow Arch Crescent Sweep
481. TRANSMISSION - the action or process of transmitting something or the state of being transmitted -CONVEYANCE
482. YEARN - have an intense feeling of longing for something,typically something that one has lost or been separated from - TO Try Want Pine Crave Grieve
483. ADEQUATE - satisfactory or acceptable in quality or quantity -ENOUGH
484. PERSEVERE - continue in a course of action even in the face of difficulty or with little or no indication of success - PERSIST Continue Remain Pursue Endure To be steadfast
485. SPORADIC - occurring irregular intervals or only in a few places / scattered or isolated -SCATTERED Occasional Uncommon Irregular Infrequent
486. VIVACIOUS - attractively lively and animated - Happy Active Animated Lively Bubbly
487. PROPOSITION - a suggested scheme or plan of action, especially in a business context - Position Statement Resolution Premise Thesis
488. PETITION - a formal written request, typically one signed by many people, appealing to authority in respect of a particular cause - APPEAL
489. AMIABLE - having or displaying a friendly and pleasant manner -Sweet Kind Friendly Pleasant Gracious
490. FORSAKEN - abandoned or deserted - Abandoned Surrendered Renounced
491. CANDID - truthful and straightforward / frank - HONEST
492. CURIOUS - eager to know or learn something - Interested Questioning Inquisitive Inquiring Prying
493. ARDUOUS - involving or requiring strenuous effort; difficult and tiring - Severe Difficult Strenuous Laborious
494. SHAM - a thing that is not what it is purported to be - FAKE Plant Copy Trick Fraud Cheat
495. FUTILITY - pointlessness or uselessness - USELESSNESS Vanity Illusion Folly Emptiness Hopelessness
496. GUILE - sly or cunning intelligence - Craft Cunning Dishonesty Duplicity Cleverness
497. JEALOUS - feeling or showing an envious resentment of someone or their achievements, possessions, perceived advantages - ENVIED
498. EPIDEMIC - Disease Plague Pandemic Scourge Pestilence -WIDESPREAD Unlimited Popular Comprehensive
499. RETALIATE - make an attack in return for a similar attack - AVENGE Counter Revenge Repay Requite Retaliate
500. COMPENSATE - give(someone) something, typically money, in recognition of loss, suffering, or injury incurred; recompense - MAKE UP FOR
501. TRANSIENT - lasting only for a short time / impermanent -Temporary Provisional Ephemeral Momentary Fleeting
502. QUICKEN - make or become faster or quicker - ACCELERATE Quicken Stimulate Expedite Hasten
503. GULLIBILITY - a failure of social intelligence in which a person is easily tricked or manipulated into an ill-advised course of action - SIMPLICITY Severity Plainness Rusticity Bareness Homeliness
504. EMIT - Release Issue Shoot Jet Broadcast discharge -Voice Speak Utter Pronounce
505. HUMILIATION - the action of humiliating someone or the state of being humiliated - DISHONOUR Shame Disgrace Embarrassment Mortification Chagrin
506. SNOOZE - a short, light sleep,especially during the day - SLEEP Nap Slumber Drowse
507. BESEECH - ask someone urgently and fervently to do or give something - Beg Entreat Implore Importune
508. SPURIOUS - not being what it purports to be / false or fake - False Artificial Counterfeit Deceptive Apocryphal
509. OSSIFY - turn into bone or bony tissue - MAKE OR BECOME LIKE A BONE Harden Thicken Stiffen Congeal Fossilize
510. AMELIORATE - make(something bad or unsatisfactory) better - TO IMPROVE Better Improve Enhance
511. DWINDLE - diminish gradually in size, amount, or strength -Decrease Wane Lessen Diminish
512. LATENT - existing but not yet developed or manifest; hidden or concealed - Hidden Potential Possible Sleeping Passive
513. PECULIAR - different to what is normal or expected - Unique Strange Uncommon Characteristic Eccentric
514. TENET - a principle or belief,especially one of the main principles of religion or philosophy - BELIEF
515. REPEAL - revoke or annul (a law or act of parliament -CANCELLATION
516. ODIOUS - extremely unpleasant / repulsive - HATEFUL
517. ABANDON - cease to support or look after (someone) / desert -FORSAKE
518. GARNISH - decorate or embellish (something, especially food -ADORN Trim Deck Decorate Embellish Beautify
519. ADMONISH - reprimand firmly- Rebuke Scold Reprove Chide
520. PROFICIENT - competent or skilled in doing or using something -ADEPT
521. TIRADE - a long, angry speech of criticism or accusation - RANT
522. SINUOUS - having many curves and turns - SERPENTINE
523. VIABLE - capable of working successfully / feasible - WORKABLE
524. ERRONEOUS –wrong /incorrect - Wrong False Incorrect Inaccurate Untrue
525. VISCERAL - relating to the viscera: BODILY
526. OPULENT - ostentatiously costly and luxurious - Abundant Plentiful Profuse Luxuriant
527. ENTERPRISING - having or showing initiative andresourcefulness -
528. COMPLACENT - showing smug or uncritical satisfaction with oneself or one's achievements - Proud Satisfied Smug Contented Unconcerned
529. RECAPITULATION - an act or instance of summarizing and restating the main points of something - RECALL
530. VERISIMILITUDE - the appearance of being true or real -AUTHENTICITY Truth Appearance Likelihood Plausibility
531. CONJECTURE - an opinion or conclusion formed on the basis of incomplete information - Theory Guess Opinion Hypothesis Inference
532. ANNIHILATE - destroy utterly/obliterate - Destroy Exterminate Obliterate Demolish
533. QUARRY - a place, typically a large, deep pit, from which stone or other materials are or have been extracted - VICTIM Mine Shaft Excavation Vein Lode
534. INTERFERENCE - the action of interfering or the process of being interfered with - OBSTRUCTION Advising Trespassing Intrusion Interruption Tampering
535. CHARISMA - compelling attractiveness or charm that can inspire devotion in others: - Appeal Charm Allure Mystique Magnetism
536. PODIUM - a small platform on which a person may stand to be seen by an audience, as when making a speech or conducting an orchestra - DIAS
537. INSANE - in a state of mind which prevents normal perception, behaviour, or social interaction; seriously mentally ill - Daft Idiotic Madcap
539. DAMP - slightly wet - WET
540. RESURGENCE - an increase revival after a period of little activity, popularity, or occurrence - RENEWAL
541. BOARD - a long, thin, flat piece of wood or other hard material, used for floors or other building purposes -PLANK
542. SPUME - froth or foam, especially that found on waves -FOAMS
543. PURSUE - follow or chase, persevere - READ trail track
544. DIMINISH - Abbreviate Depreciate Abate Wane - REDUCE
545. FRUGAL - Careful Saving Economical Thrifty PrudentNot costly or luxurious Moderate Spartan Meager Skimpy Scanty
546. PLEBISCITE - Vote Poll Ticket Election Referendum
547. EFFIGY - Model Image Representation Puppet Dummy - DUMMY
548. PREDILECTION -Preference Bias Liking Inclination Partiality
549. DEVOUT - Holy Religious Faithful Devoted Pious
550. BANE - a cause of great distress or annoyance - CURSE
551. OSTRACIZE -Bar Cut Exile Boycott Reject - EXPEL
552. BUMPTIOUS - Forward Aggressive Arrogant Pushy - CONCEITED
553. DRIZZLE - light rain falling in very fine drops - SPRINKLE
554. INEVITABLE -Sure Fixed Binding Certain Necessary UNAVOIDABLE
555. ENORMOUS - very large in size, quantity, or extent - IMMENSE
556. RECTIFY - Reform Improve Amend Revise - CORRECT
557. HONOUR - high respect great esteem - RESPECT
558. FELICITATED - congratulate -CONGRATULATED
DEVASTATION -demolition desolation defoliation - DESTRUCTION
589. PANACEA -elixir remedy - CURE-ALL
590. INSOLENT - impudent rude - OFFENSIVE
591. ENIGMA - a person or thing that is mysterious or difficult to understand - RIDDLE
592. DECIMATED - a person or thing that is mysterious or difficult to understand - DESTROYED
593. REVILE - Abuse Slander Censure Denounce Scold
589. PANACEA - a solution or remedy for all difficulties or diseases -CURE ALL
594. VENIAL - mild trivial slight - PARDONABLE
595. RECTIFY - amend - CORRECT
596. IMPECCABLE - flawless FAULTLESS
597. CONSTRAIN - compel or stifle- RESTRICT
598. LETHARGIC - affected by lethargy (a lack of energy and enthusiasm) / sluggish and apathetic -LAZY
599. ARDUOUS - laborious; difficult and tiring - STRENUOUS
600. RECEPTACLE - repository- CONTAINER
601. ADVERSITY - affliction - MISFORTUNE
602. CONTRABAND - poaching, piracy - SMUGGLED
603. CUPIDITY - possessiveness - GREED
604. MASTICATE - chew (food) - CHEW
605. LABYRINTH -complexity- MAZE
606. ABORTIVE - vain futile- UNSUCCESSFUL
607. SYCOPHANT -leech crawler smoothie - FLATTERER
608. EXAGGERATE: - Embroider falsify embellish overstate - MAGNIFY
609. OMINOUS - grim sinister- THREATENING
610. JUBILANT - triumph- REJOICING
611. ADAPT -Accommodate acclimate accustom conform - ADJUST
612. OBSEQUIOUS - enslaved submissive docile olive - SERVILE
613. NEGOTIATIONcolloquy haggling BARGAINING
614. PALLID - pale,wan typically because of poor health - PALE
615. INVIGORATING - stimulating exhilarating -REFRESHING
616. NEFARIOUS - treacherous- WICKED
617. CONSCRIPT -inductee infantryman - DRAFT
618. INDOLENT - idle sluggish- LAZY
619. REPROOF - reprimand blame or disapproval - REBUKE
620. PROFLIGATE - depraved cavalier - WASTEFUL
621. HOODWINK - or trick outwit: -DECEIVE
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