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Impeccable
free from fault, blemish or error
Verisimilitude
the appearance of truth
allay
quiet down, calm pacify
gangly
tall, thin, and awkwardly built
extemporaneous
spoken, performed, or done without practice
perjury
false swearing, violation of oath
matriarch
a woman who leads a household or tribe
immutable
unchanging, invariable, never changing
lackadaisical
listless, not interested
acquiesce
accept, agree, assent
euphemism
substitution of a mild or more pleasant term for a seemingly offensive one
extortion
forcing a person to pay by illegal use of fear
vociferous
crying out noisly, loud outcry
succinct
compressed, concise, brief, but full of meaning
tacit
silent, implied, not spoken, but understood
heinous
hateful, bad, outrageous
relevant
relating to, bearing upon
erudite
learned, scholarly
malignant
threatning to produce death, harmful
cajole
to coax with flattery and insincere talk, to attempt to persuade