Part of speech:
Filled with despondency; dejected
Not cautious; rash.
Full of intensity; energetic or fierce:
Characterized by or resulting from despair; hopeless:
Having or expressing desire; desiring:
Furiously disturbed or turbulent; stormy:
Superior in quality or character; noble:
Acting with force; having a strong or violent effect; severe; harsh; extreme
Having an acute angle:
Warning of or having dreadful or terrible consequences; calamitous:
Extremely evil or cruel; monstrous:
Spirited and original:
(Physics) Capable of sustaining a nuclear chain reaction:
Involving or filled with danger; perilous.
Trifling or unimportant
(Informal) Very unappealing; ugly:
Not curable; that cannot be remedied or corrected
No longer in the possession, care, or control of someone or something:
Extremely immoral or cruel:
Violent in action or disposition; unrestrained
Occurring suddenly or unexpectedly.
Acting or done with a lack of care or caution; careless or irresponsible.
Lacking substance or worth:
Bereft or deprived:
Of or relating to a climacteric.
Of supreme importance; decisive; critical
Intensely eager; intense; ardent
Having or showing strong feeling or great seriousness:
Characterized by forcefulness of expression or intensity of emotion or conviction; fervid:
Of a size or scale that is larger than life:
Showing or involving a desperate effort or need to succeed
That cannot be retrieved, recovered, restored, or recalled
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