Đồng nghĩa của matter of fact

Alternative for matter of fact

Đồng nghĩa: question of fact,

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Willing to see things as they really are
phlegmatic matter-of-fact down-to-earth unsentimental plain practical realistic sober dull flat pragmatic deadpan dry mundane prosaic rational sensible unemotional factual lifeless literal no-nonsense straightforward unembellished unimaginative unvarnished businesslike commonsensical hard-headed level-headed earthy hardheaded pragmatical unadorned uncreative emotionless humdrum logical pedestrian exact unaffected undistorted unembroidered unidealistic unimpassioned straight-thinking with both feet on the ground reasonable sound sane levelheaded shrewd astute commonsense hard prudent grounded unromantic utilitarian balanced hard-boiled common-sense judicious reasoned solid hard-nosed well-founded wise coherent sagacious good just informed justified robust valid lucid analytical firm discerning unfantastic analytic thoughtful commonsensible real objective accurate tough-minded intelligent unpretentious discriminating sage efficient functional responsible canny circumspect mature cool serious-minded well-reasoned well-grounded together well-advised full of common sense truthful simple natural useful discreet serviceable tough working viable effective handy cogent workable strong far-sighted forceful perceptive folksy right well-thought-out sharp consequent deductive stable all there clear-sighted plainspoken with one's feet on the ground clear-headed joined-up well grounded intellectual well advised with both one's feet on the ground nuts and bolts well reasoned faithful florid enlightened dispassionate hard-bitten politic uncompromising unassuming cold well considered clear-thinking cool-headed clear-eyed straight philosophic deliberate perspicacious boring vigorous sharp-witted colourless literal-minded common-sensical expedient tedious prosy uninspired rustic sober-minded down to earth informal uninspiring neat workaday utility ordinary soulless colorless clever well-informed lasting durable hard-wearing undecorative long-lasting steady-going attentive au courant knowing conversant having all one's marbles in right mind plain-spoken doable feasible easy earth-bound common hardboiled have one's feet on the ground wear-resistant to the purpose no-frills practicable possible telling substantial convincing powerful useable applicative constructive usable actionable accomplishable applicable suited to the purpose credible sustainable plausible justifiable compelling believable utile helpful applied orderly systematic convenient unrefined rough unsophisticated bona fide defensible congruent legit real-world user friendly user-friendly both feet on the ground ultrapractical within the bounds of possibility within the realms of possibility step-by-step supportable maintainable probable proven persuasive acceptable defendable perspicuous irrefutable confirmed arguable true normal direct homely uninhibited steady collected conclusive weighty authoritative germane reliable legitimate determinative composed clearheaded vindicable pertinent consistent relevant efficacious poised possessed unfazed assured uncorrupted able to hold water holding water attested tested potent well thought out trustworthy kosher well founded compos mentis in possession of all your faculties well adjusted controlled unbothered unflustered of sound mind self-controlled self-possessed able to reason clearly sound of mind well balanced unagitated having all marbles mentally sound cool, calm and collected even-tempered able to think clearly well-balanced right in the head frank easygoing lusty home folk down homey funky lowbred down home gross basic outdoorsy cerebral clear erudite insightful smart learned tenable scholarly keen brainy knowledgeable savvy profound percipient thinking likely sapient fair acute satisfying penetrating conceivable methodical imaginable considered genius philosophical bright brilliant reasoning satisfactory intuitive quick cognitive quick-witted deep understandable reflective careful studious calculating theoretical alert educated proper advisable articulate appropriate apt impartial precise ingenious unbiased deducible inferential influential irresistible well organized thorough admissible fast gifted equitable unanswerable incisive supersmart subtle nimble unprejudiced warrantable ultrasmart precocious exceptional ratiocinative organized thinkable desirable fair-minded argute evenhanded hyperintelligent strategic moderate sophisticated organised decisive studied warranted tactical correct measured fitting impressive contemplative creditable cogitative open-minded even-handed presumptive neutral sincere highbrow heady able academic genuine detached creative indifferent nonpartisan inventive substantiated presumable cautious nondiscriminatory aware piercing whip-smart meticulous rigorous gnostic observant metaphysical meaningful allowable well-argued clearly stated deep-thinking excusable unassailable regulated seemly eloquent cultured talented disinterested suitable square skilful scientific colorable impersonal equal skillful non-partisan necessary authentic holding together calculated candid uninvolved introspective intellective verisimilar intelligible puissant supposable ruminative pensive understanding well-organized honest pukka thought-out eggheaded inferrible tuned in trusty aboveboard on the ball decent meditative provident premeditated graceful derivable advantageous aforethought abstract uncolored mental foresighted inferable comprehensible scholastic determined incontrovertible dinkum explainable corroborated prepense beneficial passable accountable conceptual fine tolerable recommended thought through ordered whiz expected permissible mathematical critical incontestable compulsive gainful worthwhile well judged achievable secure predictable cultivated unquestionable resourceful sharpened veridical veracious considerate foreseeable faultless smooth empirical impregnable pardonable accomplished emphatic conservative temperate impeccable rapier-like unexcessive unextreme vigilant razor-sharp well-judged forcible psychological lawful condonable full of insight explicable phrenic suasive dependable apparent civilized pawky stringent bookish non-discriminatory scrupulous judicial legal witty expert streetwise showing great knowledge with great knowledge recognized capable significant anticipated fit potential elite adept crack masterly accepted colourable clear-cut sophic instructed excellent virtuoso a priori earthly recognised tried ready psychical moving civilised to be expected rock-solid worldly-wise superior definitive imaginative conscious quick on the uptake recondite choice whip above board heads-up long-headed obvious extensional juridicious up front punchy mighty powerhouse very smart Einstein well-read very intelligent first-rate seeming whiz kid first-class believeable on the cards assertable real-life moral ethical estimable musing reflecting pondering solemn earnest museful grave educational academical enterprising well informed regular thoughty lifelike naturalistic inductive cluey proportional well-proportioned symmetrical well-adjusted well-expressed well-presented syllogistic deliberative sensitive supported undeniable healthy diplomatic well-structured well presented well expressed urgent punctilious strict verifiable rightful hip cagey foxy astucious visionary ruminating deliberating deliberated profitable mentally stable cognizant harmonious uninfluenced true-life responsive fastidious contemplated detail oriented momentous consequential convictive apposite inducing acknowledged sensical allowed permitted certain synthetic infallible trustable esoteric weighed advised investigated examined assuasive identified suss heedful finicky agile experienced tactful judgmatical judgmatic farsighted quick off the mark errorless sure inerrant validated verified conjecturable penetrative preferred competent genial egghead computed based on hard data based on hard facts operative meditating probably honest to God insistent certified definite calculable explicit open empiric seasonable wary glib true-to-life carrying conviction delicate swaying hopeful upright restrained favorable smooth-talking smooth-tongued making sense standing to reason cast-iron flawless orthodox watertight established mild higher-order licit okay tolerated well chosen thought-through thought-about well a good idea honourable specious mindly brain knows what's what wise to awake insighted ear to the ground productive timely opportune right-thinking right-minded attainable manageable OK sanctioned fair-spoken resolute hang tough stand pat intractable locked in tough nut well thought-out open to reason clean inevitable holding up holding up in wash got it together standing up intrapersonal based on good sense in one's right mind experimental anti-discrimination exquisite worthy concedable capable of thought effectual favourable best comprehending original alive odds-on presumed benign sobersided pithy definable unsurprising independent without favor unmoved unslanted unbigoted disconnected nondiscriminating on-the-fence unruffled nonpassionate nonaligned bearable endurable supposed postulated suppositional deduced inferred principled righteous impactful striking constraining virile take-over steamroller titanic gutsy electric elemental take-charge punch letter-perfect spot-on very likely like enough honest-to-god fiduciary credential liberal refined einstein on-target dead-on on the level honorable blameless according to the rules civil virtuous on the up and up on up-and-up having a good head on one's shoulders know how many beans make five having no flies on suggested best suited presentable sufficient successful coming on strong ball of fire by the book within the law not unlikely not impossible resolvable interpretable affordable sufferable brookable broad-minded literate energetic important material expressive self-evident forgivable reserved medium even warm modest comfortable checked constant curbed muted razor-like soluble answerable solvable aggressive exciting charming histrionical imposing theatric performant vehement grand trenchant high-powered enthusiastic hard-hitting vivid dramatic a good bet in the cards a reasonable bet ostensible a fair bet ten to one quite possible reasonable to think mortal illusory razor sharp based on theory true to life with a ring of truth psychic sharp as a tack intentional explicatable exponible tutored illuminated developed advanced apprised par for the course progressive tolerant free-thinking intended wilful purposeful purposive willful willed voluntary unselfish witting lettered literary subconscious ideological knowing what's what hip to wised up in the picture plugged in subliminal serious stoic naked cold-blooded impassive calm apathetic stolid planned set preconceived donnish intellectualistic highbrowed intellectualist psychologic volitional geeky clerkly blue nerdish nerdy free from discrimination without fear or favour self-conscious done on purpose pre-planned on purpose widely read well read well educated most likely most correct

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Not having or showing much imagination
unimaginative unoriginal dull ordinary pedestrian routine uninspired matter-of-fact prosaic commonplace uncreative usual banal vanilla derivative lifeless mundane dry hackneyed predictable unartistic uninventive humdrum stale tame trite workaday barren bland conventional derived flat insipid monotonous unadventurous lacklustre plain vanilla spiritless sterile uninspiring unromantic vapid hacky stodgy boring bromidic common lackluster pabulum run of the mill square tedious unexciting well-worn zero ho hum a dime a dozen dull as dishwater everyday undistinguished plodding uninteresting heavy colourless jejune ponderous colorless unexceptional second-rate quotidian indifferent passionless anaemic stock dead unimpressed characterless featureless corny unmoved heavy-handed yawn vacuous anemic unpoetic nitty-gritty literal unsentimental unvarnished terrestrial plain factual unembellished clear unadorned unemotional deadpan phoned in old hat tiresome wearisome mediocre run-of-the-mill uneventful unremarkable average repetitious unvarying unvaried repetitive turgid ho-hum drab stupid numbing leaden arid old monochromatic slow half-pie wearying mind-numbing weary dreary bog-standard dusty tiring jading stuffy OK so-so drudging wishy-washy inane monotone dim banausic platitudinous blah truistic not so hot no great shakes common or garden nothing to write home about not up to much tired stereotyped clichéd overworked threadbare overused timeworn musty shopworn middling middle-of-the-road cornball worn-out worn out unmemorable hack normal moth-eaten stereotypical forgettable fair passable warmed-over played out garden-variety hokey medium familiar tune time-worn worn cliché inferior ready-made set standard tolerable overdone typical bathetic exhausted drained mildewed chain run-of-the-mine run-of-mine nondescript imitative used-up second-class mainstream cliched adequate dime-store ornery hackney cliche obligatory insignificant stereotypic platitudinal unnoteworthy fair-to-middling nothing special moderate cobwebby amateurish amateur standard-issue cut-and-dry cut-and-dried not very good not much cop formulaic warmed-up nothing to get excited about hoary unimpressive second-hand fair to middling bush-league non-innovative modest copied mean decent garden plagiarized fairish slavish bog standard simple customary plagiarised generic okay inconsequential intermediate plagiaristic dime-a-dozen garden variety unenthusiastic uninterested rehashed noninnovative cribbed apathetic antiquated suburban familiar unpretentious regular bad inconspicuous unimportant outmoded outdated obsolete defunct meh cliché-ridden old-hat out-of-date tripe immaterial nowhere O.K. ten a penny plastic nothing poor out of date paltry inconsiderable imperfect substandard not bad low-grade all right middle of the road of no consequence out of the ark past their sell-by date orthodox shiftless homespun unchanging unambitious lazy formalistic homely acceptable in-between blasé menial respectable basic no-frills humble anonymous empty gray grey faithful enough silly played-out old-chestnut old-saw well worn unmotivated widespread serviceable white-bread good traditional satisfactory weariful vieux jeu par for the course blending into the background useless midway median irrelevant midsize midsized middle obvious matter-of-course starch lowly natural plebeian prevalent neutral sufficient limited pointless piddling worthless facile noplace dumb cornfed trivial meaningless whatever archaic boiler plate of little consequence of little importance not worth mentioning of no importance of no great concern of no account mimetic passé mimic past zestless bent effete foetid mawkish fetid yesterday's out of poor quality secondary apish unconvinced gone off epigonic epigonous like a dinosaur canned echoic lacking originality emulative submissive hard grovelling groveling bond dependent oppressive outclassed déclassé secondhand copycat junk wretched lemon sorry poorer low-quality shabby tawdry low-rent worse good-for-nothing base lousy two-bit sad evolved procured borrowed hereditary obtained acquired ancestral inferential subordinate cognate connate caused inferred boilerplate general stereotype counterfeit jake inadequate unnoticeable coming from not original unsatisfactory under par no big deal wanting off off-form lacking below par weak not up to standard below average not oneself not up to scratch not up to snuff under the weather

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Honest or frank in nature
direct frank straightforward candid honest open straight blunt forthright clear plain outspoken sincere explicit unambiguous upfront matter-of-fact unreserved downright plain-spoken unequivocal categorical uninhibited forthcoming truthful unqualified openhearted out-front bluff definite distinct plainspoken specific tactless unguarded absolute bald express freehearted straight to the point unconcealed undiplomatic undisguised free-spoken no-nonsense point-blank up-front point blank straight from the shoulder not beating around the bush speaking as one finds not afraid to call a spade a spade real ingenuous up front guileless outright artless free transparent bare-faced from the hip like it is lay it on the line natural call a spade a spade unrestricted saying what one thinks brazen unvarnished foursquare upright aboveboard straight-out unsparing brutal man-to-man straight-shooting unfeigned flat-out unembellished genuine unadorned barefaced easy apparent familiar naive scrupulous heart-to-heart naked round unstinting blatant complete stark straight-from-the-shoulder straight-talking laying it on the line calling spade a spade forward cavalier unevasive simple unmistakable unreticent basic bold unrestrained bare harsh grim off-the-record no lie flagrant clear-cut no beating around the bush heartless palpable severe patent total out-and-out unfiltered to the point on the level warts and all on the up and up talking turkey undissembling vocal abrupt undissembled vociferous strident square plain-speaking authentic indiscreet free-speaking unconstrained demonstrative brusque unceremonious insensitive impolitic communicative opinionated unbiased unprejudiced open-hearted innocent fair unpretended frontal parrhesiastic above board open-and-shut right up front telling it like it is pretenseless level dinkum trustworthy plain-dealing on the square two-fisted laid on the line straight-arrow square-shooting right-on honest-to-goodness faithful reliable true veracious literal truth-telling righteous true-blue proper just believable precise meaning what one says realistic legit veritable kosher clamorous noisy insistent forceful enthusiastic vehement vigorous loud zealous expressive articulate keen emphatic eloquent facile fluent smooth-spoken glib raucous voluble venting stentorian

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Having or indicating an efficient, practical, and systematic approach to one's work or a task
businesslike efficient professional correct methodical orderly organised organized regular routine systematic matter-of-fact practical thorough well-ordered workaday competent disciplined planned practised slick pragmatic structured accomplished careful concentrated diligent direct earnest effective enterprising expeditious hardworking industrious intent ordered painstaking practiced purposeful sedulous serious skilful skillful well ordered well-organized systematized systematised meticulous methodic precise logical neat formal coherent methodized exact well organized tidy arranged controlled well regulated well thought out fixed together well-regulated consistent well planned coordinated scrupulous deliberate systematical conventional standardized in order shipshape well thought-out regulated all together standard in good shape thoroughgoing fastidious analytical punctilious complete standardised out-and-out by the numbers joined-up by the book strict well-arranged rigid regimented steady self-controlled streamlined nonrandom sensible law-abiding well-behaved peaceable reasonable smooth-running straightened out well run established accepted procedural bureaucratic orthodox establishment customary set prescribed ready societal recognized influential official institutional recognised trim well-kept framed uniform spick-and-span rangé scientific set-up clean alike in shape in apple-pie order to rights neat as button neat as pin clear rigorous rational intelligible comprehensible sound legible accurate conscientious lucid analytic valid readable understandable exacting decipherable consequent good mathematical fussy judicious objective heedful finicky solid distinct well-maintained delimited supervised measured governed restrained integrated correlated cataloged classified tabulated settled cohesive severe deductive experimental grouped formed catalogued prearranged prepared formulated conscionable punctual demanding reasoning sorted out consolidated collective unified cerebral thinking intelligent insightful in sync cooperative assimilated combined united harmonious no-nonsense firm wise hard productive economic unchanging even unvarying unvaried economical hard-headed straight-thinking resourceful organic laborsaving timesaving monotonous strictly regulated unbroken dull saving restricted closely controlled strictly controlled on a tight rein plain reasoned cost-effective well-planned labour-saving fuel-efficient energy-efficient energy-saving sharp articulate fluent graphic easy to understand unmistakable straightforward easy to read unequivocal explicit simple flowing easily deciphered smooth clear-cut easily read cogent well-grounded well-founded relevant meaningful well reasoned attentive particular identified assiduous exhaustive provident thoughtful faithful dedicated full cautious laborious circumspect intensive religious prim searching observant elaborate regardful concerned picky selfdisciplined chary pernickety persnickety loving nice discreet perfectionist strenuous in-depth going to great lengths

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Showing little emotion or animation
stolid apathetic unemotional impassive phlegmatic dull emotionless inexpressive matter-of-fact passionless stoic stoical unexcitable blank catatonic deadpan empty expressionless indifferent numb undemonstrative vacant affectless impassible placid uninterested wooden calm heavy lethargic torpid dry inactive inert insensitive passive supine unresponsive cold-blooded cool dispassionate aloof imperturbable unfeeling reserved detached cold heartless self-controlled unmoved unconcerned unflappable remote frigid glacial poker-faced distant unexpressive restrained controlled hollow dead toneless bland stony chill icy nonemotional immovable impersonal nowhere unaffected unimpassioned flat cool, calm and collected stony-eyed enduring sober indomitable resigned philosophic callous composed self-contained serene unfazed inscrutable pokerfaced unruffled insensible unimpressible insusceptible laid back straight-faced collected indurated reticent spiritless unrevealing hardened taciturn nonchalant inexcitable sedate lifeless vacuous fixed glazed listless inanimate blah incurious disinterested sluggish languid stiff laid-back withdrawn untouched uncaring unreadable uninvolved lazy stupid draggy wimpy moony lackadaisical lacklustre lackluster unloving uncommunicative nobody home formal unapproachable frosty chilly lukewarm unenthusiastic absent hard-hearted tranquil unsentimental vague sleepy equable uncompassionate inane slothful rational level-headed businesslike hard-headed impervious enervated idle indolent rigid thick-skinned unenergetic lusterless hard-boiled slumberous languorous serious along for the ride fish-eyed what the hell could care less couldn't care less don't give a damn sangfroid uncurious dumb unintelligent clinical introspective bovine soulless devoid cool-headed non-committal bored half-hearted long-suffering unsmiling po-faced neutral unambitious unmotivated unagitated pococurante Laodicean impartial cold-hearted unaffectionate contained unimpressionable droopy dispirited groggy lymphatic desensitized accepting uncomplaining patient forbearing ardorless impotent inhibited repellent forbidding austere unbending unromantic cold-shoulder loveless objective quiet coldhearted obdurate marble unsympathetic close unforthcoming secretive guarded desensitised fatalistic philosophical unfriendly offish longanimous unimpressed unstirred dreaming absent-minded dreamy insolent annoyed unsociable offended impudent impertinent unwelcoming procacious solitary stand-offish standoffish offhand vigorless sleeping vigourless going with the flow rolling with the punches thoughtless abstracted glassy dry-eyed undismayed unperturbed untroubled loafing stony-hearted unworried unthinking uncomprehending motionless ditzy stagnant leaden oblivious slow soporous soporose otiose slack limp silly witless foolish daydreaming vapid drowsy heedless immune lacking energy effete with the patience of Job somnolent unmindful nonplussed resolute debilitated insensate impervious to heedless of stubborn unyielding oblivious to immune to comatose stupefied down-to-earth shiftless unmindful of proof against deaf to weary fatigued quiescent tired practical realistic plain pragmatic meaningless masklike noncommittal immobile nebbish narcotic stretchy exhausted dopey unmoving dilatory snoozy laggard sleepyhead dormant mundane sensible prosaic literal straightforward unvarnished unimaginative no-nonsense factual unembellished commonsensical out of it without energy having spring fever hardheaded uncreative earthy pragmatical unadorned humdrum pedestrian accurate with both feet on the ground unembroidered faithful undistorted exact naked prosy feasible straight-thinking unidealistic truthful

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In accordance with fact or reality
true exact accurate correct documentary fact-based factual hard historical matter-of-fact nonfictional objective precise unerring verifiable case literal so undeniable unelaborated unvarnished veracious proper unquestionable spot-on undoubted unfaked on the mark spot on what actually happened what really happened as it really happened in accordance with reality on target on the money telling it like it is as true as I'm sitting here as true as I'm standing here real authentic actual bona fide certain genuine faithful veritable truthful unexaggerated unembellished unadulterated valid honest credible realistic legitimate absolute word for word sure lifelike unadorned fair verbatim legit circumstantial concrete existent very veridical verisimilar veristic dinkum effective unprejudiced scientific kosher unbiased documented well-founded true-to-life sure-enough true-life card-carrying reliable provable demonstrable de facto on the level down-to-earth logical confirmable cogent evident straight from horse's mouth simple plain strict bare straightforward undistorted gospel stark narrow right on irrefutable fit conclusive bang on dead-on unequivocal on the ball on-target on the nose right good just so bull's-eye authoritative definitive final dead on clear on the button clear-cut natural ordinary apparent unembroidered scrupulous written usual verbal critical methodical not figurative manifest substantial confirmed verified indisputable indubitable tangible definite naked fundamental bald pure obvious patent positive categorical substantive certified certifiable unmistakable cold attested palpable honest-to-goodness basic frank unimaginary existing implicit physical tacit transparent straight brutal explicit direct harsh unambiguous sheer implied virtual essential unacknowledged non-fictional for real honest to God sure enough real live upfront undisguised unqualified authenticated real-world proven believable incontestable real-life inescapable demonstrated established incontrovertible validated substantiated blunt dry true to life warts and all solid discernible perceptible distinct material appreciable firm striking observable intelligible measurable quantifiable detectable perceivable sensible well documented well-grounded well defined

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Without human warmth or sympathy
impersonal aloof cold dispassionate remote distant businesslike cool formal indifferent reserved unemotional withdrawn frigid passionless unconcerned unfeeling unresponsive unsentimental detached matter-of-fact neutral restrained rigid self-controlled starchy stiff stilted wooden bureaucratic clinical gelid inhuman stand-offish abstract anonymous candid careful cold-blooded colourless colorless depersonalised depersonalized emotionless equal faceless featureless frosty gray grey impartial impassive inhospitable measured monolithic nondiscriminatory poker-faced soulless straight uncolored uncongenial unfriendly unpassioned unwelcoming cold turkey strictly business unsociable uncommunicative unsympathetic antisocial cold-eyed offish unapproachable apathetic chilly standoffish asocial unbending glacial haughty dry unclubbable undemonstrative standoff uninvolved uncordial icy phlegmatic antiseptic chill buttoned-up stolid disdainful disinterested objective unforthcoming clammy incurious brittle hard-eyed forbidding supercilious uninterested stony austere hostile calm affectless deadpan flat stoic laid-back lukewarm rational sober controlled unenthusiastic removed hard-headed Olympian stoical casual impassible numb wintery frozen arctic wintry coldish heartless hard-boiled cool, calm and collected unaffected unimpassioned abstracted preoccupied introverted introvert unaffable unneighbourly unamicable unexcitable unsocial level-headed uppity unpleasant ungracious negative callous unneighborly severe stern hard-hearted thick-skinned unkind uncivil cold-hearted unexpressive lifeless discourteous uncurious stuck up staid putting on airs dead blank bland hollow vacant expressionless toneless spacey nowhere imperturbable nonemotional immovable laid back spaced-out out of it cold as ice stony-eyed avoidant focused introspective analytic ungregarious nondescript characterless flinty steely half-hearted tepid offhand unsmiling passive unremarkable focussed logical diffident repellent off unloving outside unenthused cold-shoulder unexceptional undistinguished insolent annoyed offended impudent impertinent procacious muted solitary pococurante non-emotional spiritless hardhearted insensible complacent insouciant nonchalant perfunctory stony-hearted collected cool-headed unruffled serene unmoved unagitated uninquiring equable unimpressionable composed tranquil uncommitted unbiased unprejudiced pokerfaced insensitive quiet coldhearted obdurate reticent marble uncompassionate listless inexpressive blah straight-faced along for the ride going with the flow rolling with the punches antagonistic disagreeable surly sour inimical misanthropic down-to-earth aggressive ill-natured practical realistic plain quarrelsome pragmatic dull nasty mundane sensible prosaic rude antipathetic menacing jaundiced mortal obnoxious adversary impolite adversarial unmannerly literal straightforward unvarnished unimaginative no-nonsense factual unembellished ill-disposed cross commonsensical uncharitable opposite competitive estranged censorious grouchy unpromising combative grudging gruff malicious contrary disaffected against warlike malignant vengeful conflicting hateful acrimonious spiteful opposed hardheaded uncreative earthy pragmatical unadorned humdrum pedestrian stuffy accurate with both feet on the ground unembroidered faithful serious undistorted exact naked prosy feasible straight-thinking unidealistic truthful proud not on speaking terms snooty lofty on ice cold fish lone wolf unflappable uncaring placid moderate empty self-possessed inscrutable self-contained guarded temperate taciturn secretive untouched inhibited sedate torpid lethargic languid glazed catatonic impervious unperturbed resigned self-restrained contained inert unreadable silent philosophic retiring inanimate fixed nonplussed sluggish even-tempered constrained unaffectionate couldn't care less in check private close unfazed dry-eyed unstirred heavy unimpressed untroubled patient long-suffering under control vacuous supine reasonable unworried steady forbearing lacklustre draggy wimpy moony impotent glassy lackadaisical blasé fatalistic conventional feeble heedless accepting uncomplaining unaroused heedless of Laodicean unexcited uptight shy hard oblivious to deep philosophical modest discreet unassuming dumb lazy wise uncompanionable could care less what the hell mild shrinking lackluster don't give a damn tough reclusive self-effacing soft-spoken sangfroid enduring indomitable absent negligent strait-laced deliberate tamed restricted disciplined limited nonresponsive bovine selfish ungenial levelheaded insular inactive longanimous devoid unintelligent desensitized groggy lymphatic unimpressible insusceptible ardorless loveless unromantic sexually unresponsive desensitised unrevealing hardened indurated inexcitable fierce benumbed numbed asleep unhappy depressing undismayed senseless insipid anesthetized meek devoid of emotion mousy unanimated limp nonpassionate demure close-mouthed with the patience of Job unflustered unpassionate not caring paralyzed still inapproachable anaesthetized paralysed oblivious analytical scientific media-shy cautious vapid wishy-washy immune inaccessible contemptuous withering seclusive closemouthed timid tight-lipped laconic prim iceberg desultory cursory superficial resolute unmindful retired snobbish unassertive impenetrable enigmatic non-committal bored faint weak anaesthetic slow indolent bloodless anesthetic balanced together immune to insensate impervious to stubborn unyielding peaceful backward bashful gentle ceremonious noncommittal eremitic stupid fish-eyed lusterless unambitious unmotivated sane circumspect mature dependable unwilling tame irresolute reluctant unmindful of proof against deaf to cynical hard-bitten mysterious tolerant accommodating cold-fish droopy dispirited indulgent easy-going confident relaxed nobody home cryptic cool cat judicious prudent reliable sound enlightened profound moral ethical deep-thinking learned at ease full of common sense well balanced deliberative farsighted stable coolheaded grounded uncanny enigmatical arcane mystic occult unconcerned about equitable offhand about uninvolved with apathetic towards casual about nonpartisan apathetic about regardless nonchalant about uncaring about uninvolved in careless uninterested in sphinxlike frivolous about bored by evenhanded just reckless about dismissive of mindless of unimpressed by regardless of fair careless of cavalier about square all there soft thoughtful indecipherable hidden sphinx-like unresponsive to inattentive weary of lukewarm about unmoved by phlegmatic about nonaligned unenthusiastic about highbrow scornful superior impossible to interpret unexcessive chilled inobtrusive unexpansive nonaggressive unextreme not given to excesses in charge under wraps bottled up corked up not giving a monkey's on a leash in control of yourself

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Providing a faithful representation of someone or something
veridical accurate authentic careful close concrete correct defined definite deft detailed discriminating discriminative distinct exact explicit factual faithful genuine judicious just literal matter-of-fact methodical meticulous on the button on the money on the nose particular precise proper punctilious punctual regular right rigid rigorous scientific scrupulous severe sharp skilful skillful solid specific strict systematic true truthful ultraprecise unerring unmistakable veracious fair realistic conscientious convincing lifelike painstaking thorough verisimilar faultless veristic nice true to life word-perfect on the mark on the nail bang on on the beam spot-on spot on fact-based telling it like it is clear-cut as it really happened legitimate valid good actual reliable honest kosher real unquestionable justified veritable sound dead-on appropriate standard indubitable well-founded trustworthy normal undistorted bona fide up front dependable right on bonafide credible unfaked indisputable sterling official unadulterated well-established creditable uncounterfeited original loyal conforming orthodox flawless conclusive undisputed infallible irrefutable unimpeachable unrefuted certain undeniable perfect unambiguous definitive timely prompt errorless error-free logical reasonable so on-target OK pure natural firm levelheaded sober rational justifiable defendable warranted reasoned hard defensible commonsense commonsensible sensible informed warrantable commonsensical acceptable O.K. impeccable righteous stone okay unmistaken equitable amen characteristic archetypal certified guileless typical ingenuous archetypical legit representative certifiable vindicable frank forthright straight overt open legal candid straightforward straight from shoulder lawful on the level square aboveboard echt artless unaffected dinkum simple de facto unpretending average authoritative unpretentious direct effective existent undesigning fitting on target right stuff on the right track dead on along the right lines for sure on track immediate early speedy seasonable on time balanced cogent pucka pukka sure-enough honest-to-goodness right as rain on the ball free of error on the right lines cooking with gas according to Hoyle heedful expeditious conscionable recurrent steady in good time on the dot fussy periodic cyclic quick constant ready dinky-di well founded real McCoy on schedule when expected to schedule in time well timed well-grounded well grounded spot on time under the wire bang on time

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Callous or cruel
cold-blooded callous inhuman ruthless brutal cruel heartless merciless savage barbarous pitiless unfeeling hard hard-hearted inhumane barbaric hard-boiled sadistic uncaring uncharitable unemotional unsympathetic cold cold-hearted steely stony-hearted thick-skinned unforgiving unpitying affectless austere case-hardened compassionless desensitised desensitized dispassionate harsh indurate insensate insensitive ironhearted obdurate pachydermatous remorseless severe slash-and-burn soulless stoney stony stonyhearted take-no-prisoners unfriendly unmerciful unmoved unsparing hard-nosed hardened hardhearted imperturbable matter-of-fact premeditated relentless uncompassionate with a heart of stone unkind indifferent vicious mean tough inflexible fierce unrelenting stern implacable lacking compassion unconcerned unbending inconsiderate bestial fiendish monstrous wicked grim brutish wanton inexorable ferocious beastly coldhearted atrocious bloodthirsty apathetic nasty truculent butcherly brute uncompromising unresponsive heinous malicious malevolent evil diabolical sanguinary thoughtless unpleasant vindictive spiteful mean-spirited frigid intolerant murderous violent vile marble-hearted strict unyielding hateful cut-throat unremitting emotionless inclement bloodless fell rigorous dastardly depraved hard as nails malignant hurtful bad icy hostile unloving dog-eat-dog unsusceptible hard-bitten homicidal cutthroat unkindly draconian flagitious cool exacting bloody disinterested immoral aloof unfair unappeasable rigid as hard as nails untouched base virulent repellent lukewarm halfhearted aversive repugnant tyrannical insensible expressionless stone-hearted indurated foul surly egregious spiritless feral unaffected adamant ungenerous devilish impassive without sentiment impervious disagreeable abominable stringent toughened feelingless wolfish rancorous ironfisted cold fish obtuse selfish perverse corrupt illiberal despicable stiff inured shabby contemptible unamiable perverted hellish unempathetic malign punishing villainous sinful vengeful nefarious infamous degenerate flinty unchristian tactless debased profligate unprincipled reprobate inattentive snide licentious ill-natured firm rough pernicious maleficent wrathful forbidding catty dishonourable infernal adamantine unstirred dirty despiteful antipathetic dishonorable gruff not nice uncongenial stonehearted detached killer mortal revengeful reptilian demanding cannibalistic appalling unnatural satanic hatchetjob coldblooded dead ice-cold stone-faced solid without pity heedless lifeless abusive unimpressionable torpid insentient impenitent stubborn careless uncommiserating self-centred stolid impenetrable tyrannous constant punitive killer instinct mechanical stony-eyed cynical stingy ungracious armour-plated invulnerable blank aggressive gloating deadpan crass unsentimental intense censorious crotchety cantankerous anesthetized churlish sensationless anaesthetized deadened uncordial faceless utilitarian inexpressive gray subhuman grey bleak crude coarse ravening imperceptive frosty blind to deaf to sour avaricious unregenerate greedy unrepenting indefatigable uncontrite bearish hard-headed world-weary benumbed hard-as-nails seasoned obnoxious chilly mean machine having a killer instinct iron-fisted uncalled-for unflinching incurious unsensitive oblivious authoritarian self-centered unsympathizing unwelcoming odious fixed loathsome wounding upsetting demoniac crazed destructive Rhadamanthine poker-faced with a hide like an elephant red in tooth and claw uncivil inhospitable no-nonsense browbeating oppressive heavy-handed bullying inured to lacking sentiment hard-line hard-edged hard-shelled obstinate headstrong dangerous toughened by experience ill low cold-faced horrible horrid as tough as old boots rotten low-down indifferent to unmindful insensitive of insensible to blind insensitive to disregardful of heedless of insensible of gross execrable deplorable scummy ignominious currish detestable low-minded awful terrible degraded dreadful worthless abhorrent contaminated faulty indecent reprehensible demoralised lewd miscreant untamed putrid impious abandoned insubordinate impure demoralized libidinous wild unscrupulous debauched amoral sinister shameless iniquitous dissolute scoundrelly self-indulgent vitiated deceitful unsavoury disparaging delinquent dishonest errant crooked exploitative shady shameful libertine slippery scandalous unrighteous unconscionable demonic crafty scrofulous sly black-hearted evil-minded bent self-seeking felonious contemptuous grisly conscienceless ignoble two-faced squalid underhanded incorrigible scornful morally wrong shifty objectionable dodgy decadent defiled unlawful ungodly unconscientious devious unsavory scheming dark lawless wrong questionable improper criminal unethical corrupted gruesome disdainful disreputable hideous ghastly slaughterous roughshod

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Rather rude in speech or manner
abrupt curt blunt short brusque sharp gruff rough rude snappy terse brisk unceremonious brief direct offhand snappish bluff clipped discourteous tart uncivil cavalier concise crisp impatient succinct brusk churlish crusty downright harsh impolite monosyllabic no-nonsense pithy short-spoken snippy surly ungracious laconic off crude impetuous matter-of-fact to the point caustic undiplomatic frank forthright straightforward candid plain-spoken upfront point-blank pulling no punches not beating about the bush straight-talking straight-shooting calling a spade a spade straight from the shoulder testy abrasive pointed snippety irascible unfriendly petulant thoughtless breviloquent unmannerly graceless bad-tempered bad-mannered ill-mannered ill-tempered short-tempered plain plain-speaking intolerant outspoken unequivocal indelicate simple bare explicit stark bald brutal unadorned unqualified unembellished undisguised hard-hitting trenchant unvarnished tactless unpolished uncompromising honest not mincing one's words speaking one's mind disrespectful boorish tetchy impertinent sullen bearish open summary grumpy irritable cross grouchy crabby insulting crabbed unreserved straight ungentlemanly inconsiderate ill-humored unladylike ill-humoured insolent compact decisive offensive ill-natured derogatory chippy crotchety ill-bred compendious offish impudent epigrammatic elliptical dusty uncomplimentary prickly peremptory aphoristic cantankerous disparaging unpleasant hasty unchivalrous sententious thumbnail contumelious apothegmatic ungallant capsule disagreeable uncouth plainspoken telegraphic elliptic dismissive unmannered unhandsome uncalled-for unguarded openhearted forthcoming oafish flip fresh unrefined mannerless touchy abusive free-spoken up-front businesslike crass sour presumptuous angry moody incisive peevish nasty audacious economical sulky truculent vulgar disdainful choleric ratty querulous morose cheeky clear-cut unkind curmudgeonly saturnine splenetic ornery bilious dyspeptic gnomic unambiguous ignorant malapert not afraid to call a spade a spade short and sweet ungenteel smart-alecky compendiary vocal undissembling free unevasive underbred inaffable acid unhelpful cruel freehearted foursquare bloody-minded uncharitable coarse round ugly loutish speaking as one finds out-front out of sorts up front distinct passionate aloof hurried excitable sudden undignified perfunctory vigorous imperious distant cool unconstrained callous inelegant rushed sharp-tongued standoffish bold hearty blatant uncommunicative quick brash truthful good-natured genial approachable uncultured gross taciturn difficult friendly contrary blustering barefaced cheery sincere loud fractious arrogant disobliging glum scowling cocky obloquious foul derisive acerbic insensitive disgracious mean-spirited mean mouthy smart alecky lippy indecorous brazen shrewish perverse pouty overbearing out-of-line intrusive yokelish bounderish insubordinate scathing degrading violent berating scurrilous reproachful obnoxious reviling sarcastic denigratory belittling pejorative defamatory boisterous unfeeling humourless humorless unlikable vicious spiteful uncaring hurtful unsympathetic whiny uptight quarrelsome eristic bellicose pettish contentious waspish disputatious unsmiling moping mopey pouting vituperatory calumniating contemptuous vituperative bitter unconsiderate impolitic uncivilized dour uncivilised uncalled for unmistakable positive express flat certain categorical clear condensed straight-from-the-shoulder outright neat vociferous well defined crystal clear tense piqued uninhibited disgruntled peeved vehement aggravated irritated strident unreticent artless opinionated square close cryptic taut exact lean precise annoyed indignant narky uncourteous unconcealed fiery displeased eggy narked shirty rustic sassy inurbane boiled down talking turkey calling spade a spade laying it on the line hotheaded irked unindulgent in a nutshell cut to the bone discontented hot-tempered quick-tempered out of humour having short fuse hot under collar

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Conspicuously or bluntly spoken or demonstrable
naked undisguised open patent bald blatant evident manifest overt unmistakable unqualified unexaggerated obvious palpable unveiled apparent barefaced flagrant glaring out-and-out stark unconcealed unmitigated artless matter-of-fact pure sheer unadulterated transparent bold brazen shameless audacious utter complete arrant outrageous clear brass-necked conspicuous noticeable egregious pronounced frank rank unashamed gross striking explicit visible undeniable straightforward wholehearted shocking thoroughgoing unfeigned flaunting dreadful heinous enormous scandalous atrocious outright ostentatious plain impudent unabashed bare-faced brash crying disgraceful terrible reprehensible brassy monstrous wicked insolent shameful immodest unblushing iniquitous villainous deliberate unembarrassed unrepentant capital without shame out and out genuine perceptible dinkum temerarious serious downright absolute inordinate grievous excessive exorbitant major extreme significant immoderate awful notorious infamous unhidden unrestrained flagitious clear-cut flagitous observable recognizable grody flaming pointed bald-faced recognized plain to see unchallenged accepted writ large uncontested stick out like sore thumb as clear as day recognisable recognised hanging out as plain as a pikestaff standing out a mile sticking out a mile sticking out like a sore thumb standing out like a sore thumb indisputable cut-and-dried unsubtle obtrusive prominent loud gaudy snazzy showy flashy screaming protrusive meretricious overbold garish glitzy in plain sight

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Frequent or common
familiar common everyday frequent household ordinary routine accustomed commonplace domestic recognised recognized stock usual conventional known repeated typical customary habitual mundane plain acquainted general normal well-known expected quotidian regular settled standard ubiquitous unsophisticated wonted proverbial recognisable recognizable recurring traditional workaday established homespun humble native prosaic run-of-the-mill time-honored well known bog-standard day-to-day garden variety garden-variety old hat common variety matter-of-fact average accepted popular prevailing common or garden set prevalent mainstream unremarkable natural unexceptional acknowledged orthodox humdrum standard-issue daily dull fixed vanilla universal simple current predictable stereotypical generic cut-and-dried stereotyped cut-and-dry characteristic garden a dime a dozen chronic time-honoured constant hackneyed confirmed banal widespread public boring undistinguished going pedestrian regulation classical classic trite homely received modest unpretentious formulaic admitted characterless fashionable staple unoriginal renowned well established steady middle-of-the-road well worn stale unimaginative uneventful rife family approved pervasive uninteresting archetypal mediocre indifferent periodic ruling bland tired corny platitudinous understood authorized overworked nondescript unmemorable prescriptive sanctioned derivative obligatory representative unexciting archetypical clichéd standardized hacky matter-of-course authorised standardised by the numbers ten a penny no great shakes nothing to write home about lacklustre lackluster monotonous overall uninspiring tedious rampant majority adopted shared endemic documented persistent overused well-worn favourite favorite dreary uninspired periodical stipulated threadbare consistent preferred bromidic congruous colourless proper casual terrestrial informal so-so shopworn cliche hackney hack timeworn methodical plastic reiterative iterated basic long-established ornery nitty-gritty insignificant traditionalist widely held predominant home homey OK worn out colorless played out run of the mill plain vanilla two a penny true to form agreed upon par for the course not up to much in vogue nothing special tame insipid diurnal discreet inconspicuous comfortable scheduled unspectacular familial practical agreed collective median seasonal OB legendary famous famed notorious domiciliary inferior fair mean acceptable vapid unnoteworthy acquired honored next endorsed mutual usual thing dead long-winded ho hum blah big yawn given used habituated unextraordinary unvaried derived trivial musty moth-eaten cobwebby cliché-ridden white-bread typic grind touted prescribed chosen unexceptionable self-evident axiomatic unquestioned plain-Jane off-the-shelf honoured vulgar embraced united across the board like truistic cliché anodyne superabundant unopposed passed legit okayed de rigueur investigated bathetic uncreative imitative ineffective reputed infamous intermutual commutual tried and true tried and tested arrived at of choice in the habit of inherent symptomatic studied cheap and commonplace anticipated foreseeable indicative foreseen reliable emblematic believed sop wont distinctive likely unsurprising idiosyncratic distinguishing formal declared identified perceived model blank expressionless deadpan individualistic cliched existing ready-made whitebread down-to-earth drab allowed realized true remembered same old in keeping in character worn-out indistinctive featureless neutral faceless noncommittal quintessential realised professed repetitious practised practiced mechanical systematic rooted automatic long-term ongoing addicting iterative disciplined perfunctory permanent cyclic seasoned readily available widely available to be expected unaffected unassuming commonest standard operating procedure playing it safe in a rut in the groove according to Hoyle flat paradigmatic personal private only to be expected on the cards … all over true to type predominating known about warmed-over exemplary textbook definitive folksy neither one thing nor the other influential operative dominant main preponderating principal warmed-up defunct middling amateurish forgettable amateur vintage prototypical widely recognized commonly accepted generally accepted dime-a-dozen boilerplate old-hat out of date preponderant comprehensive catholic all-embracing in style in circulation regnant sweeping fundamental in fashion worldwide ecumenical unrefined unfussy prime imitable ideal copybook signature perfect correct conformist conservative nowhere jake official authoritative dinki-di out of the ark past their sell-by date second-rate doctrinal canonical inelaborate cozy unostentatious cosy prototypal not much cop traditionalistic ultraconservative unprogressive reactionary unheretical button-down old-fashioned buttoned-down hidebound mossbacked old-line old-school standpat die-hard brassbound paleoconservative archconservative not so hot nothing to get excited about half-pie bush-league not very good middle of the road kosher well-established home-made home-grown right straight pious legitimate religious punctilious rightful sound square bien pensant straight arrow in line according to the book homemade home-produced home-based homegrown recurrent incessant continual numerous perennial continuing many endless countless reiterated manifold several profuse eternal perpetual successive thick intermittent various non-stop millions of loads of a good many a great many very many quite a few lots of heaps of masses of quite a lot of occurring often dozens of hundreds of thousands of ritual regulated proven old legal lawful valid broad organized required in force traditionary tiresome compulsory wearisome appropriate decided mandatory institutional ceremonial systematized obvious unvarying ritualistic extensive fitting repetitive immemorial structured global certified orderly heavy banausic validated societal organised systematised jejune ratified rigid undisputed widely used lowly epidemic bona fide total favoured in effect in thing pervading present regimented gut default tralatitious abiding undoubted uncontested statutory canonic mimetic time-worn overdone enduring immortal ageless one-size-fits-all in use favored the order of the day great mimic in established usage school unimpressive lasting timeless circulating entrenched long-standing cornball dime-store past run-of-the-mine passable medium run-of-mine second-class apish arranged specified serious highbrow starch plebeian predetermined superior mass wide staid determined appointed intermediate fair to middling no-frills symphonic concert heavyweight slavish memorable unforgettable undying deathless familiar tune boiler plate prearranged presentational afoot regularized epigonic epigonous permitted supported legalized backed certain affirmed OK'd unadventurous national blanket communal overarching joint outright bureaucratic procedural ceremonious about conforming old school defined canned ho-hum workday bruited about making the rounds doing the rounds in general use going around in the air talked of planned establishment stated old line nationwide wholesale emulative legalised assigned stable recommended broad-spectrum across-the-board broad-brush all-round all-around on everyone's lips mind-numbing methodic earlier generation businesslike ready taken for granted licensed accredited authentic backward-looking made official vouched for stupid numbing wearying jading drudging arid dry stodgy dusty tiring slow weary leaden monochromatic ponderous stuffy coherent authenticated tried and trusted treadmill dim toneless monotone prosy lifeless plodding institutionalized regularised institutionalised warranted verified cosmic multinational unlimited planetary pandemic cosmopolitan celestial diffuse all all-over all-inclusive empyrean worldly unrestricted omnipresent stellar whole astronomical signed sealed done signed and sealed licenced ordered straight from the horse's mouth cleared suitable decisive cathedral positive real conclusive ex cathedra definite okay precise and delivered ex officio comme il faut necessary socially obligatory a must called for au fait conforming to accepted standards most common most usual most frequent

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(of a joke or sense of humour) Subtle and expressed in a matter-of-fact way
dry cynical sarcastic sardonic sharp sly deadpan subtle biting cutting droll laconic satirical wry ironic keen mordant acerbic caustic deprecating ironical mocking sarky scoffing waggish apathetic harsh salty sour straight-faced poker-faced low-key matter-of-fact sharp-tongued quietly humorous scathing sneering derisive satiric scornful stinging trenchant bitter mordacious barbed snarky acrid scalding corrosive smart-mouthed acidulous contemptuous acerb smart-alecky smart-aleck acid pungent nasty incisive tongue-in-cheek derisory arrogant offensive double-edged critical acidic tart malicious twisted witty acrimonious taunting jeering astringent disrespectful irascible wise scorching mean piercing vitriolic wounding carping venomous vicious spiteful unkind cruel evil disdainful misanthropical unbelieving skeptical cynic pessimistic misanthropic suspicious contorted sceptical severe hurtful deformed distorted crooked warped uneven penetrating razor-edged searing aslant askew humorous pawky awry skewwhiff abrasive virulent waspish catty poisonous hateful pointed rude snappish snappy snippy unpleasant testy disapproving acetose short ridiculing backhanded burlesque clever implausible jibing atypical ridiculous defiant disparaging uncomplimentary curious spicy contradictory exaggerated backbiting alert chaffing poignant quick-witted withering devastating contumelious hostile snide brusque savage scurrilous insulting austere polemic fierce rancorous belittling rapier-like needling saucy disillusioned twitting captious ornery irreverent hard derogatory weisenheiming abusive unfriendly blistering cussed acute snarling stern vindictive slighting malign unsparing opprobrious insolent denigratory slashing heartless callous polemical ferocious condescending brutal truculent distrustful grim teasing malignant stringent pernicious doubtful rough maleficent jaundiced burning detracting malefic telling churlish squint-eyed dismissive lampooning farcical splenetic crisp pithy malevolent forceful ill-natured supercilious evil-intentioned peppery demeaning degrading derogative abhorrent depreciative detractive haughty decrying pejorative depreciatory deprecatory denigrative snotty sniffy cheeky snooty full of contempt terse drilling clear-cut contemptible yelling controversial wicked quizzical raucous impertinent contentious corroding strict exacting ill-tempered bad-tempered uncivil argumentative disputatious rigid rigorous curt antagonistic overwhelming overpowering aggressive unblunted vengeful bilious baleful merciless sharp-worded angry thoughtless inconsiderate ungracious acetic tonic provocative salt exciting stimulating racy violent vitriolous unrelenting edged parodying paradoxical spoof bantering spoofing pitiless envenomed sadistic highly effective strong vigorous crabbed ruthless wanton cold cold-blooded extremely critical cavalier emphatic Hudibrastic Rabelaisian dripping with malice driving forthright clear pillorying powerful effective blunt explicit distinct vain imperious proud edgy potent unequivocal absurd ludicrous cockamamie pathetic silly cockamamy laughable risible comical preposterous ambiguous oblique indirect high hat hard-nosed on your high horse audacious high and mighty temperamental uppity on high horse cold-shoulder dog it bold snobbish cool upstage razor-sharp crushing equivocal out-of-line flip cocky fresh snidey crusty gally smart sassy nervy vituperatory scurrile scurril invective censorious defamatory two-edged scolding obloquious castigating upbraiding slanderous reproachful calumniating reviling maligning libellous vilifying traducing ranting denunciatory calumniatory libelous antisocial disbelieving unsociable for the birds vituperative doubting negative incredulous superior sneaky underhanded disenchanted hardened world-weary hard-bitten overbearing hypercritical egotistic unneighbourly inhumane inhospitable uncongenial reclusive hard-boiled black bleak mistrustful despicable reserved selfish hating egoistic solitary standoffish grouchy egotistical narrow-minded eremitic nonbelieving with tongue in cheek

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Accomplished fact