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adamant - hard; inflexible
amoral - nonmoral; having no understanding of right and wrong
zest - outer skin of an orange used for giving a special taste to food; spice; interest; flavor; spirited enjoyment; Ex. add a certain zest to the affair; Ex. zest for life
tantamount - equivalent in effect or value; Ex. This invasion is tantamount to a declaration of war; CF. amount
stoop - bend forward and down; lower or debase oneself; fall to a lower standard of behavior by doing something; condescend; Ex. stoop to lying
mutablility - ability to change in form; fickleness; ADJ. mutable: able to change; fickle; CF. mutate; CF. mutant
compulsion - compelling; strong desire that is difficult to control; irresistible impulse
bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery
voluptuous - sensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
fundamental - basic; primary; essential