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Fastidious

Adj. hard to please; fussy.

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Fatuous

Adj. foolish, inane.

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Fecund

Adj. fertile, productive.

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Ferret

N. Small animal of the weasel family.
V. To search or drive out.

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Fervent

Adj. eager, ernest.

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Fetish

N. An object that receives respect or devotion.

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Finesse

N. Diplomacy, tact; artful management.

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Fiscal

Adj. pertaining to finances.

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Fissure

N. Opening; groove, split.

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Flaccid

Adj. flabby.

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Flagellate

V. To whip, to lash.

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Flaunt

V. To show off.

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Flout

V. To ridicule, to show contempt for.

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Foment

V. To stir up; to incite.

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Fop

N. An excessively fashion conscious man.

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Fortuitous

Adj. lucky; by chance.

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Gambol

V. To follic; to romp about playfully.

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Garish

Adj. tasteless gaudy.

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Garner

V. To gather, to acquire.

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Garrulous

Adj. talkative.

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Germane

Adj. relevant; fitting.

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Gibe

V. To scoff, to ridicule.

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Gloat

V. To look at, or think about with great satisfaction.

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Glower

V. To stare angrily at.

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Grandiose

Adj. impressive, showy, magnificent.

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Gratuitous

Adj. unnecessary or uncalled for.

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Grotesque

Adj. absurd; distorted.

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Gumption

N. Courage and initiative.

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Hackneyed

Adj. commonplace, overused.

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Factious

Adj. causing disagreement