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::: wispy - thin; slight; barely discernible
::: cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness
::: inadvertently - unintentionally; by oversight; carelessly
::: artless - without guile; open and honest
::: portend - foretell; presage; be a sign or warning of; N. portent: sign; omen; forewarning
::: entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
::: fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
::: gaudy - flashy; showy
::: resumption - taking up again; recommencement; V. resume: begin or take up again; take or occupy again; Ex. Kindly resume your seats.
::: askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at