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banal - hackneyed; commonplace; trite; lacking originality; clich\'ed
exonerate - acquit; exculpate; free from blame or guilt
thrash - beat with a whip or flail; defeat utterly; talk about thoroughly in order to find the answer; move wildly or violently; Ex. The fishes thrashed about in the net.
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
perspicacious - (of someone) having insight; penetrating; astute
piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
pious - devout; religious; N. piety
cadaverous - like a corpse; pale
mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
begrudge - envy; give or allow unwillingly; grudge; Ex. We shouldn't begrudge him his success.