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::: dally - trifle with; toy with; treat without the necessary seriousness; procrastinate; waste time
::: propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
::: petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
::: masquerade - wear a mask or disguise; pretend; N: costume party or ball at which masks are worn; pretense; disguise
::: reverent - respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect
::: foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
::: nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
::: atrophy - wasting away; V: weaken and lose flesh and muscle (through lack of blood or lack of use)
::: forswear - renounce under oath; abandon; make a solemn promise to give up; CF. abjure