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sycophant
(of a person) A servile self-seeker who attempts to win favor by flattering influential people (e.g, _ employee)
dearth
a scarcity or lack of something.
driven
(of a person) Motivated by or having a compulsive quality or need
henpecked
(of a male partner) to be continually criticized and given orders by (female partner).
overbearing
(of a person) unpleasantly or arrogantly domineering.
babble
(of stream) To make a continuous low, murmuring sound, as flowing water.
push <someone> around
to control; to bully; keep telling (a person) what to do in a bossy manner
self-righteous
(of a person) having or characterized by a certainty, esp. an unfounded one, that one is totally correct or morally superior.
gaudy
extravagantly bright or showy, typically so as to be tasteless.
outlandish
looking or sounding bizarre or unfamiliar.
groundless
not based on any good reason.
dodgy
(of a person) dishonest or unreliable
teem (with)
be full of or swarming with
confound
cause surprise or confusion in (someone), esp. by acting against their expectations.
diss
speak disrespectfully to or criticize.
lumbering
moving in a slow, heavy, awkward way.
misnomer
a wrong or inaccurate name or designation.
traipse
walk or move wearily or reluctantly.
riddle
a question, puzzle, or verse so phrased that ingenuity is required for elucidation of the answer or meaning; conundrum