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Palliative

A remedy

Underscore

Emphasize

Disinterested

unbiased

Flout

Defy; reject

Ingenue

Naive; unsophisticated person

Mendacious

Given to lying

Paucity

Shortage

Protean

Changeable

Sophomoric

Juvenile; immature

Venal

Corrupt; can be bribed

Cliche

Overused expression

Disparage

Belittle; criticize

Flustered

Worked up; not calm

Ingrate

Ungrateful person

Mercenary

Corcerned only with money

Peccadillo

Trivial offence

Protege

Person under protection of; or guided by another

Veneer

Surface coating

Articulate

Clear; lucid; eloquent

Clientele

Customers

Disparity

An inequality

Inimical

Hostile

Mercurial

Volatile; changeable

Pedant

Person who insists on strict adherence to rules or narrow learning

Protocol

Code of behaviour

Sparse

Spare; meager

Artifice

Deception; trickery

Coalesce

Come together; merge

Dispassionate

Neutral; objective

Innate

Inherited; inborn

Provincial

Unsophisticated

Specious

False

Venial

Unimportant

Artisan

Craftsman