RW Vocab

Taciturn

inclined to silence; reserved in speech; reluctant to joinin conversation.

Mercurial

changeable;volatile; fickle; flighty; erratic: a mercurial nature.

Succint

brief and to the point

perfunctory

casual: hasty and without attention to detail; not thorough

lugubrious

excessively mournful

sohpistry

a deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity inreasoning in the hope of deceiving someone

diffident

lacking self confidence

protract

prolong, lengthen in time

misanthrope

someone who dislikes people in general

tendentious

Having a tendency

sedulous

diligence, persistance

Insolent

arrogant conduct, bold behavior or attitude

Aggrandize

To make great; to enlarge; to increase

Indolent

Habitually lazy, procrastinating, or resistant to physicallabor/labour

Imperious

Domineering, arrogant, or overbearing

Deluge

To fill quickly beyond capacity

Arbitrary

based on or subject to individual discretion or preferenceor sometimes impulse or caprice; random

abnegate

deny: deny oneself (something); restrain,

relegate

refer to another person for decision or judgment

attenuate

become weaker, in strength, value, or magnitude

ineluctable

impossible to avoid or evade

exacerbate

worsen

Efficacy

Capacity or power to produce a desired effect

extant

still in existance

insular

narrow-minded