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Altruistic unselfishly concerned for the walfare of others, generous
Ambivalent having a contary feeling or attitudes, uncertain as course of action
Angular lean; sharp cornered; gaunt
Arrogant overbearingly assuming; insolently proud
Aversion strong disinclination, disliking
Discern to differentiate between two or more things
Disdain intense dislike; to treat with scorn or contempt, to reject as unworthy
Disparage to degrade,to speak of someone or something in a derogatory manner
Disparity inequality, the condition or fact of being unequal in age, raank, or degree
Embellish to decorate,to make beautiful with ornamenation
Engender to cause, to produce, to create
Innocous harmless, producingno injury
Insipid boring and stupid
Lament to mourn or express sorrow in a demonstrative manner
Laud to praise, to extol
Obscure difficult to see,vague
Ostentatious showy, prentious
Prodigal wasteful, a person given to extravagance
Repudiate to reject,disown, to disavow
Reticence restraint in speech, reluctance to speak
Revere to honor, to regard with respect
Serene calm, placid
Subtle delicate,elusive,not obivious
Superflous beyond what is needed or required ,an overflow
Taciturn quiet,not verbose
Created by: Jaquana96
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