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  1. Taciturn
    • inclined to silence; reserved in speech; reluctant to join
    • in conversation.
  2. Mercurial
    • changeable;
    • volatile; fickle; flighty; erratic: a mercurial nature.
  3. Succint
    brief and to the point
  4. perfunctory
    casual: hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough
  5. lugubrious
    excessively mournful
  6. sohpistry
    • a deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity in
    • reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone
  7. diffident
    lacking self confidence
  8. protract
    prolong, lengthen in time
  9. misanthrope
    someone who dislikes people in general
  10. tendentious
    Having a tendency
  11. sedulous
    diligence, persistance
  12. Insolent
    arrogant conduct, bold behavior or attitude
  13. Aggrandize
    To make great; to enlarge; to increase
  14. Indolent
    • Habitually lazy, procrastinating, or resistant to physical
    • labor/labour
  15. Imperious
    Domineering, arrogant, or overbearing
  16. Deluge
    To fill quickly beyond capacity
  17. Arbitrary
    • based on or subject to individual discretion or preference
    • or sometimes impulse or caprice; random
  18. abnegate
    deny: deny oneself (something); restrain,
  19. relegate
    refer to another person for decision or judgment
  20. attenuate
    become weaker, in strength, value, or magnitude
  21. ineluctable
    impossible to avoid or evade
  22. exacerbate
    worsen
  23. Efficacy
    Capacity or power to produce a desired effect
  24. extant
    still in existance
  25. insular
    narrow-minded

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