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  • Sycophant (noun)

    Someone who uses flattery to try to get what he/she wants from an authority figure

    Pernicious(adj.)

    Intending to cause harm

    Ubiquitous(adj.)

    Appearing everywhere

    Non sequitur(noun)

    A statement that does not logically follow a conversations flow

    Diatribe(noun)

    A forceful and bitter verbal attack

    Slipshod(adj.)

    Showing a lack of care or thought

    Nefarious(adj.)

    Wicked or criminal

    Impregnable(adj.)

    Unable to be captured or broken into

    Affinity(noun)

    A natural skill

    Coquette(n.)

    A woman who flirts to get what she wants

    Harangue(v.)

    Lecture at length in an aggressive way

    Bemoan(v.)

    Express discontent or sorrow over

    Misogynist(n.)

    Someone who hates women

    Facetious(adj.)

    Treating serious issues with inappropriate humor

    Erudite(adj.)

    Showing great knowledge or learning

    Noxious(adj.)

    Very harmful

    Bilk(v.)

    To cheat someone out of money

    Blasphemy(n.)

    Profane talk about holy or sacred things

    Cantankerous(adj.)

    Argumentative and uncooperative

    Deride(v.)

    To verbally rip apart

    Haughty(adj.)

    Arrogantly superior

    Curmudgeon(n.)

    A bad-tempered person

    Gregarious(adj.)

    Fond of company

    Gauche(adj.)

    Lacking social grace

    Zenith(n.)

    The top of a trajectory, the highest point

    Acrimony(n.)

    Tense bitterness in a relationship

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