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Derision

The act of ridiculing or making fun of something

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Intermittently

At irregular intervals

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Impair

Weaken

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Resolve

To decide

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Domicile

Home, residence

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Contrived

Deliberately created rather than arising naturally or spontaneously

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Brusque

Abrupt or offhand in speech or manner (curt)

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Fundamental

Basic (Cardinal)

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Lavatory

Bathroom

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Benison

Blessing

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Ephemeral

Short lived

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Mawkish

Sentimental (maudlin)

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Pretense

Fake, dishonesty (hypocrisy)

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Philomath

Scholars, a lover of learning

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Precocious

Become smart at an early age

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Perpetuate

Preserve

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Facilitated

Helped; make easy

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Pare

Cut or trim

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Brevity

Shortness of time

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Ardent

A love for something ; passion (fervent)

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Flagrant

Glaring

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Goad

Incite, to annoy someone so as to stimulate some action or reaction(impel)

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Plenary

Full

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Stimulate

Encourage interest or activity

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Irreparable

(Of an injury or loss) impossible to repair

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Scrutinize

Examine closely and thoroughly

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Emulate

Imitate (vie)

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Doggedness

Persistent determination

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Vindictive

Showing a strong desire for revenge

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Insipid

Lacking flavor (vapid)