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coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
impermeable - impervious; not permitting passage through its substance; impossible to permeate
adjoin - be next to
unique - without an equal; single in kind
interdict - prohibit; forbid; N.
histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
feebleminded - deficient in intelligence; very stupid
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
pretext - excuse