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  1. Alacrity
    cheerful readiness, promptness, or willingness
  2. Archetype
    the original pattern or model from which all things of thesame kind are copied or on which they are based
  3. Beset
    Trouble or threaten persistently
  4. Conciliatory
    Intended or likely to placate or pacify
  5. Cryptic
    Having a meaning that is mysterious or obscure.
  6. Deterrent
    A thing that discourages or is intended to discourage someone from some act.
  7. Docile
    Ready to accept control or instruction; submissive.
  8. Exemplary
    Ready to accept control or instruction; submissive.
  9. Exult
    to show or feel a lively or triumphant joy
  10. Incorrigible
    Not able to be corrected, improved, or reformed
  11. loquacious
  12. Mollify
    Appease the anger or anxiety of (someone)
  13. Rebuke
    Express sharp disapproval or criticism of (someone) because of their behavior or actions
  14. Sagacious
    Having or showing keen mental discernment and good judgment; shrewd.
  15. Tantamount
    Equivalent in seriousness to; virtually the same as: "the resignations were tantamount to an admission of guilt"
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