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1

panach; verve

-noun
-great vigor and energy
-dash, especially in artistic performance and composotion

2

flamboyant

-adjective
-having great vigor and energy
-dash, especially in artistic performance and composotion

3

provocative

-adjective
-provoking discussion
-stimulating controversy

4

placid

-adjective
-calm or quiet
-undisturbed by tumult (chaos) or disorder
-serene

5

fortuitous

-adjective
-of accidental but fortune occurrence
-having unexpected good fortune

6

dispel

-verb
-to drive away
-scatter
-as to dispel a misconception

7

amalgam

-noun
-a mixture
-blend
-combination of different elements

8

viable; feasable

-adjective
-capable of being accomplished
-possible

9

anguish

-noun or verb
-agonizing physical or mental pain
-torment

10

intemperate

-adjective
-lacking restraint
-excessive

11

temperate

-adjective
-exercising moderation and restraint

12

superficial

-adjective
-shallow
-lacking in depth
-concerning with surface appearances