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Surreptitious
adj: sly; stealthy; done in a quiet or secret way
Susceptible
adj: very sensitive; capable of being acted upon, influenced, or affected by a specific trait
Sycophant
noun: one who tries to win favor or advance himself by flattering persons of influence; a servile self-seeker
Taciturn
adj: habitually untalkative; laconic; uncommunicative
Tactless
adj: not having or showing a sense of the right thing to do or say without causing anger or hurt feelings; without skill in dealing with people
Talon
noun: the claw of a bird of prey; a human finger or hand that looks or grasps like a claw; any object suggestive of a heel or claw
Tangential
adj: diverging or digressing; merely touching a subject, not dealing with it at length
Tawdry
adj: gaudy and cheap; vulgarly ornamental
Tedious
adj: long or verbose and wearisome; tiresome; boring
Temerity
noun: rashness; foolish or reckless boldness
Tautological
adj: redundant, circular, repetitive
Tenable
adj: reasonable, defensible (as in a position in an argument)
Tenacious
adj: strong, tough; not easily pulled apart; persistent
Tenuous
adj: weak; flimsy; thin
Termagant
noun: an overbearing woman; a nag; a shrew
Tesselated
adj: having a checkered appearance; adorned with a mosaic