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Subvert

To overthrow

95

Punctuality

Being on time

96

Apathy

Lack of interest (torpor)

97

Charlatan

A fraud

98

Haphazard

Dependent upon or characterized by chance [Wingin’it] (fortuitous)

99

Auxiliary

Giving support

100

Adamant

Refusing to be persuaded or to change ones mind

101

Manual

Done by hands

102

Lofty

Very high

103

Impertinent

Not showing proper respect; rude (insolent, impudent)

104

Demure

Modest and reserved

105

Detain

Hold back

106

Penitent

Repentant showing sorrow and regret

107

Obstinate

Difficult to change

108

Infinitesimal

Extremely small

109

Paltry

Small amount (iota)

110

Prevalent

Widespread in a particular area

111

Datum

Fact

112

Rescinded

Canceled/ revoked

113

Sly

Crafty (vulpine)

114

Absurd

Foolish (ludicrous)

115

Verbose

Using or expressed in more words then needed (prolix)

116

Petty

Of little importance, trivial

117

Garrulous

Excessively talkative

118

Diffident

Shy, lacking self confidence

119

Timid

Showing a lack of courage or confidence; easily frightened (timorous)

120

Insincerity

The quality of not being open or truthful deceitful or hypocritical

121

Docile

Ready to accept control of instruction (submissive, amendable)

122

Unison

Simultaneous performance of action

123

Palpable

Able to be touched or felt