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fester - rankle; produce irritation or resentment; (of a cut or wound) generate pus or rot; Ex. His insult festered in my mind for days.
exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
specious - seemingly reasonable but incorrect; misleading (often intentionally)
adept - expert at; very skilled
inordinate - beyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
militant - combative; bellicose; N.
timidity - lack of self-confidence or courage
lavish - liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
unmitigated - (of something bad) not moderated; unrelieved or immoderate; without qualification; absolute; Ex. unmitigated disaster
connotation - suggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote