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askance
with suspicion/distrustfully
attenuate
to make thin or slender/dilute
benign
gentle/harmless
cavil
nitpick
charlatan
a pretender/fraud
decimate
to kill or destroy a large part of/devastate
foible
a weak point/defect
forgo
to abstain/refrain from
fraught
full or loaded with/charged with
inure
to toughen or harden/accustom
luminous
radiant
obsequious
excessively submissive/servile
obtuse
blunt/dumb
oscillate
to swing back and forth with a steady rythym/vacillate
penitent
regretful for one's sins or mistakes/remorseful
peremptory
unconditional/dictatorial
rebuff
to drive away/reject
reconnoiter
to scout
shambles
a state of complete confusion and disorder/mess
sporadic
occuring at irregular intervals