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assimilate
v. to make similar; cause to resemble
platitude
n. an obvious or trite remark
palaver
v. to flatter or conjole
lapidary
n. one who cuts, polishes, or engraves gem
mendacious
adj. lying, untruthful
malediction
n. the callin down of a curse
unctuous
adj. containing or composed of oil or fat
vitiated
v. to reduce the value of
stipple
v. to apply in dot or short strokes
interstices
n. a small narrow place b/t things
prolix
adj. wordy, lengthy, long winded
turbid
adj. cloudy, disturbed, muddy
sardonic
adj. bitterly scornful, sneering
laudatory
adj. expressing praise, eulogistic, commendatory
improvident
adj. lacking ability to provide for the future; not thrifty