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pretext - excuse
sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor
gossamer - sheer; very light; like cobwebs; N: soft and sheer fabric; cobweb
hostility - unfriendliness; hatred; enmity; ADJ. hostile
fitful - spasmodic; intermittent; irregular
veritable - being truly so; real or genuine; actual; not false or imaginary
glib - fluent (with insincerity or superficiality); facile; slick
luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
promulgate - announce; proclaim a doctrine or law; make known by official publication
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.