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labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability
slough - (of a snake) shed or cast off (dead outer skin); N: outer layer that is shed
emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth
rustic - pertaining to country people; unsophisticated; simple; crude; uncouth; (of furniture) rough with the bark left on; N. rural person; rustic person
bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
rousing - lively; inducing excitement; stirring; V. rouse: waken; arouse from sleep or depression; excite; stir up
filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork
matin - \'ee(matinee) dramatic or musical performance given in the afternoon
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic