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Multifarious
adj. having many different parts, elements, forms, etc.
flimflam
noun. a trick or deception

verb. to trick, deceive, swindle, or cheat:
purloin
verb to take dishonestly; steal; filch; pilfer.
perfunctory
adj. performed merely as a routine duty; hasty and superficial:
churlish
adj. like a churl; boorish; rude
rebarbative
adj. causing annoyance, irritation, or aversion; repellent.
bucolic
adj. of or pertaining to shepherds; pastoral.

noun. a pastoral poem.
sinuous
adj. having many curves, bends, or turns; winding
chimera
.noun a mythological, fire-breathing monster, commonly represented with a lion's head, a goat's body, and a serpent's tail.
fulsome
adj. offensive to good taste, esp. as being excessive; overdone or gross
asunder
–adverb, adj. to separate parts; in or into pieces:
askance
–adverb with suspicion, mistrust, or disapproval:
pratfall
noun a fall in which one lands on the buttocks, often regarded as comical or humiliating.
jackanapes
–noun an impertinent, presumptuous person, esp. a young man; whippersnapper.
auspice
–noun Usually, auspices. patronage; support; sponsorship: