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listless - lacking in spirit or energy; languid
selective - careful in choosing; having an effect only on certain things; not general; Ex. eclectic weed killer
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
acetic - vinegary
sentimental - swayed by sentiment; appealing to the sentiments
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
estimable - (of a person) worthy of esteem; admirable; deserving esteem; possible to estimate
diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
juncture - crisis; point in time; joining point; joint; act of joining