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furtive
done in a secret or underhand manner
syn: stealthy, surreptitious, clandestine, sly, covert
adj
hiatus
gap or break in time; missing part
syn: breach, vacancy, respite, interruption, lapse
noun
impunity
freedom or exemption from penalty or punishment
syn: immunity
noun
insipid
without taste; uninteresting, dull; lifeless
syn: flat, vapid, vacuous, unsavory, monotonous lackluster
adj
lugubrious
mournful; dismal-looking; overly sad, to the point of being melodramatic
syn: funereal, doleful, melancholy, baleful, sorrowful, depressed, solemn, grievous, sad, dreary
adj
nefarious
grossly wicked
syn: heinous, flagitious, impious, iniquitous, detestable, criminal, abominable
adj
orthodox
conforming to an established tradition or doctrine
syn: conventional, traditional, conformist
adj
precarious
dependent on circumstances or chances that are outside one’s control ( a precarious situation); uncertain, risky, dangerous, insecure
syn: insecure, unsettled, perilous
adj
refractory
stubbornly refusing to comply with another’s wishes’; resisting ordinary methods of treatment
syn: obstinate, stubborn, obdurate, mulish, recalcitrant, contumacious, perverse, intractable, unruly, disobedient
adj
sanguine
blood-red in color; of a hopeful disposition
syn: ruddy, optimistic, ardent, confident, buoyant
adj