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perfidy
intentional breach of faith; treachery
enervate
to weaken; to reduce in vitality
tenuous
having little substance or strength; flimsy; weak
squalid
sordid; wretched and dirty as from neglect
soporific
causing drowsiness; tending to induce sleep
infelicitous
unfortunate; inappropriate
pernicious
extremely harmful; potentially causing death
obdurate
unyielding; hardhearted; intractable
mendacity
the condition of being untruthful; dishonesty
specious
seeming true, but actually being fallacious; misleadingly attractive
onerous
troubling; burdensome
prevaricate
to deliberately avoid the truth; to mislead
vituperate
to use harsh condemnatory language; to abuse or censure severely or abusively; berate
perfunctory
cursory; done without care or interest