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meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
pugnacity - combativeness; disposition to fight; ADJ. pugnacious: (of people) belligerent; combative in nature
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
inveterate - deep-rooted; habitual; CF. grow old
cache - hiding place; V.
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
germinate - cause to sprout; sprout
disfigure - mar the appearance of; spoil
singular - being only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior