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::: sarcasm - cutting ironic remark; scornful remarks; stinging rebuke; ADJ. sarcastic
::: protean - able to take on many forms; versatile; CF. Proteus: sea god to change his shape at will
::: flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly
::: vying - contending; CF. vie
::: decorum - propriety; orderliness and good taste in manners; appropriateness of behavior or conduct
::: disinclination - unwillingness
::: cringe - shrink back as if in fear; cower
::: mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)
::: disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
::: prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease