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(n)false reason, deceptive excuse
pretext
(adj)on the surface not thorough; concerned with or understanding only what is on the surface
superficial
(adj)turned to stonel paralyzed, as with fear
petrified
(n)honesty, sincerity, high moral standards
integrity
(n) taking over and using as one's own the writing (or other materials) of another person)
plagiarism
(adj) not respectable
disreputable
(adj) (adv) harsh, unrelieved, desolate
stark
(n) treacherous cunning deceit
guile
(adj) offensive, arousing strong dislike
obnoxious
(v) to stick out, thrust forth
protrude
(adj) calm, peaceful
placid
(n) route of travel, record of travel
itinerary
(adj) worthy of imitation
exemplary
(v) to reach an understanding of, get to the bottom of (as in mystery) (N) a measure of depth in water
fathom
(v) to separate from others
segregate
(v) to refer to casually or indirectly
allude
(adj) powerful, highly effective
potent
(adj) sercing to settle an issue, final
conclusive
(adj) rejoicing, extremely happy
jubilant
(v) to pacify, satisfy appease
placate