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lateral - of or coming from the side
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
despoil - plunder; sack; Ex. despoil the village
evasive - not frank; trying to hide the truth; eluding; evading; V. evade: avoid (a duty or responsibility) or escape from by deceit
remittance - remitting of money; amount of money remitted
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
evanescent - fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce
cohesion - tendency to keep together
catechism - book for religious instruction in question-and-answer form; religious instruction by question and answer; V. catechize
aplomb - poise; composure in difficult situations; assurance; self-confidence