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stupendous

stupendous

/stuˈpɛndəs/
adjective
so great in size or force or extent as to elicit awe
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I actually think it's kinda stupendous.

It is stupendous.

My morning shits are stupendous.

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insidious

insidious

/ˌɪnˈsɪˌdiəs/
adjective
intended to entrap
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So when we get insidious hurtful comments, it really makes it hurt worse.

And it's more insidious in other countries.

Is there something insidious and poisonous going on that's actually changing our biochemistry and driving the obesity epidemic?

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coniferous

coniferous

/kəˈnɪfɝəs/
adjective
relating to trees with hard and dry fruits called cones and needle-shaped leaves

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salacious

salacious

/səˈɫeɪʃəs/
adjective
suggestive of or tending to moral looseness
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It doesn't even have to be salacious stuff.

It’s a salacious story tailor-made for Fox.

Look at that jiggle, it's so salacious.

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saponaceous

saponaceous

/sˌæpənˈeɪʃəs/
adjective
resembling or having the qualities of soap

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timorous

timorous

/ˈtɪmɝəs/
adjective
timid by nature or revealing timidity

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glorious

glorious

/ˈɡɫɔɹiəs/
adjective
having or deserving or conferring glory
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I mean, it's not, like, glorious when people have depression and whatever

And much better showers, oh it's glorious.

Just the size, the size is absolutely glorious.

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obnoxious

obnoxious

/ɑbˈnɑkʃəs/
adjective
extremely unpleasant or rude
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So, even though wasps are kind of obnoxious, they play a really important role in the environment.

- You are so obnoxious.

But later on, it's just getting obnoxious.

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pusillanimous

pusillanimous

/pjusəˈɫænəməs/
adjective
lacking in courage and manly strength and resolution; contemptibly fearful

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courageous

courageous

/kɝˈeɪdʒəs/
adjective
expressing no fear when faced with danger
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What is the courageous action for you to take?

So, being courageous doesn’t mean rushing headlong into danger.

He's a very courageous man.

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venous

venous

/ˈvinəs/
adjective
of or contained in or performing the function of the veins

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obstreperous

obstreperous

/əbˈstɹɛpɝəs/
adjective
boisterously and noisily aggressive
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He was in a very obstreperous town meeting.

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impecunious

impecunious

/ˌɪmpɪkjˈuːnɪəs/
adjective
not having enough money to pay for necessities

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carnivorous

carnivorous

/kɑɹˈnɪvɝəs/
adjective
(used of plants as well as animals) feeding on animals
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And for decades, paleontologists thought this fossil belonged to a carnivorous dinosaur called Megalosaurus.

we have of carnivorous plants.

Doing at least one of these things and absorbing the nutrients for your benefit makes you a carnivorous plant.

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rebellious

rebellious

/ɹəˈbɛɫjəs/, /ɹɪˈbɛɫjəs/
adjective
not willing to follow rules or accept norms and standards; showing resistance to authority
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But this rebellious band of scholars gleefully ignored conventional wisdom.

And if they're rebellious, they don't need streaks in their hair.

And then I got Fs, until I got rebellious.

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fugacious

fugacious

/fjuːɡˈeɪʃəs/
adjective
lasting a very short time

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gregarious

gregarious

/ɡɹəˈɡɛɹiəs/
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(of animals) tending to form a group with others of the same species
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Scientists call this gregarious behavior.

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deciduous

deciduous

/ˌdɪˈsɪdʒuəs/
adjective
(of plants) annually losing leaves
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Just like our permanent teeth, deciduous teeth grow in pairs.

So each fall, deciduous trees recycle their leaves before dropping them.

And so, deciduous forests could drown in their own leaf litter.

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voracious

voracious

/vɔˈɹeɪʃəs/
adjective
excessively greedy and grasping
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Once he had learned to read, he became a voracious devourer of books.

The reality was that Helen had become a voracious reader.

I'm a voracious student of military history.

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ligneous

ligneous

/lˈɪɡniəs/
adjective
consisting of or containing lignin or xylem

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