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specious
false, superficially plausible but actually wrong
facile
easy to accomplish
enervate
weaken
steel
strengthen
zephyrs
type of wind or breeze
gesticulation
abrupt movements
halycon
means beautiful and prosperous
solicitus
concerned or attentive
sinous
having curves and twists
droll
amusing, comic
troupe
contains performers
sextant
navy people use this to find distance and direction
overture
beginning part of an opera
unequivocal
clear, unambigous
quibble
a light objection or criticism
frieze
a broad horizontal band of sculpted or painted decoration
rebuke
strong disapproval or criticism
chide
gentle criticism
bery
a grouping of something
repudiate
refuse to accept or be associated with
quizzical
indicating mild or amused puzzlement
veneration
regard with great respect
disquiet
a feeling of anxiety
sanguine
cheerfully optimistic
rail
to scold
lurid
very vivid in color
morose
sullen and ill tempered
mendacity
unfaithfulness
verity
acceptance of principle or belief
imprudence
not showing care for the consequence of an action
The drunk driver showed imprudence.
enimence
high rank
insolence
disrespectful
travail
hard working
vitriol
abusive
dissipate
squander, waste, scatter