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spurious
fake
pseudo
beguile
decieve with charm
strategem
a deceitful scheme
strategos
surreptitious
sneaky
sub
rapere
duplicity
deceit
duplit
specious
false
specere
furtive
sneaky
pseudonym
pen name
pseudo
nym
fallacious
false
fallacia
ious
rapacious
greedy
rapere
ious
transient
fleeting
transire
ephemeral
short-lived
hemera
evanescent
likely to vanish
vanescere
extemporaneous
little or no practice
ex tempore
anachronism
something out of place in time
ana
chronos
transitory
lasting for a short time
transitus
influx
a flowing in
in
fluere
superfluous
beyond what is necessary
super
fluere
contemporaneous
occuring at the same time
con
tempore
protracted
prolonged
pro
tract
censure
harsh criticism
calumny
false accusation
diatribe
malicious criticism
dia
tribein
caustic
sarcastic
repudiate
cast off publicly
repudium
admonish
reprimand mildly
ad
monere
impugn
to attack as untrue
in
pugn
malediction
curse
mal
dictus
denigrate
to disparage
harangue
long, critical speech
pejorative
tending to make worse
pejor
sanctimonious
falsely pious
sanctus
sacrosanct
profoundly scared
sacer
sanctus
pious
showing religious reverence
deference
respect for the wishes of others
de
ferre
sacrament
a formal religious act
sacer
venerable
worthy of respect
venus
venerate
regard with respect
venus
consecrate
declare to be holy
sacer
talisman
object with magical powers
telos
lionize
treat as a celebrity
bulwark
strong defense
indomitable
unable to be conquered
in
domit
redoubtable
arousing fear
re
douter
efficacious
capable of producing a desired effect
efficere
stalwart
physically or morally strong person
impregnable
unable to be entered by force
im
prehendere
brawn
muscular strength
bastion
fortress
coalesce
blend together
co
anthology
collection of works
convoke
to call together
con
vocare
synthesis
bringing together
sytithenai
eclectic
made up of parts form many different sources
ec
legere
yoke
join different things
amalgam
combination of different substances into one mass
invoke
call on for help
in
vocare
predilection
diposition in favor of something
pre
legere

ruthless
cruel
rue
less
contempt
scorn
callous
hardened
sadistic
taking pleasure in the pain of others
supercilious
full of haughty arrogance
super
cilium
idiosyncrasy
a peculiar trait or habit
idio
anomaly
unusual event
an
homos
incrongruous
inappropriate
in
congru
fetter
to tie up
decry
to speak out against
de
crier
vilify
to defame
vilis
revile
denounce abusively