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    Contrived

    Artificial and difficult to believe.
    (especially of a woman) attractively lively and animated
    sedate, respectable, and unadventurous
    trying to appear more important or clever than you are
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    Avenge

    wrap (someone, especially a baby) in garments or cloth
    injure with very hot liquid or steam
    engage in a vigorous struggle or scuffle
    inflict harm in return for (an injury or wrong done to oneself or another)
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    Remorse

    a person who is dishonest or a criminal
    deep regret or guilt for a wrong committed
    a clumsy, awkward, or foolish person
    an insinuation or allegation about someone that is likely to insult them or damage their reputation
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    Gaffe

    Intentional deception for personal or financial gain.
    an unintentional act or remark causing embarrassment to its originator; a blunder
    usually an uncomplimentary term referring to 'white people'
    work or activity that is wasteful or pointless but gives the appearance of having value
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    Thrive

    To beg someone earnestly or desperately for something.
    (of a child, animal, or plant) grow or develop well or vigorously
    say something indistinctly and quietly, making it difficult for others to hear
    defeat thoroughly
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    Scorn

    feel or express contempt or derision for
    make a witty remark
    talk intimately and cozily; gossip
    violently break (something) into pieces
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    Enigma

    (in Buddhism) a transcendent state in which there is neither suffering, desire, nor sense of self, and the subject is released from the effects of karma and the cycle of death and rebirth; it represents the final goal of Buddhism
    a person or thing that is mysterious, puzzling, or difficult to understand
    widespread destruction
    fog or haze combined with smoke and other atmospheric pollutants
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    Dabble

    take part in an activity in a casual or superficial way
    to lose one's grip (on a ball)
    give a sharp, shrill bark
    to drop gently and without making a loud noise.
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    Supreme

    (of authority or an office, or someone holding it) superior to all others
    Weird or peculiar in an interesting, complimentary way.
    (of a job, task, or situation) undemanding, easy, or secure
    very puzzled and confused
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    Stagnant

    particularly good, skillful, or effective
    showing no activity; dull and sluggish
    shy and nervous, lacking confidence, and easily frightened
    exhibiting unusual behavior
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