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permissive - allowing much freedom; lenient; Ex. permissive society
disparate - basically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
sumptuous - grand suggesting great expense; lavish; rich; Ex. sumptuous feast
infamous - notoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation
lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber
martinet - strict disciplinarian; person who demands total obedience to rules and orders; CF. Jean Martinet
obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy
disinter - dig up; unearth; OP. inter
relinquish - give up something (with reluctance); yield; release; Ex. relinquish power/the claim to the land/his hold on my arm
capricious - unpredictable; fickle