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inverse - opposite
seemly - (of behavior) proper; appropriate
censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
backslide - revert (to bad habits); N. reverter
console - lessen sadness or disappointment; give comfort; allay the sorrow of; N. consolation
ascribe - refer; attribute; assign
buoyant - able to float; cheerful and optimistic; N. buoyancy; Ex. buoyancy of wood/water/American market
hypnosis - induced sleeping state; ADJ. hypnotic; V. hypnotize
addle - make or become confused; muddle; drive crazy; become rotten (egg)