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congruence - correspondence of parts; harmonious relationship; CF. congruity
emollient - soothing or softening remedy (for the skin); ADJ.
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
labile - likely to change; unstable; Ex. emotionally labile; N. lability
inane - silly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity
maniacal - raging mad; insane; N. maniac: insane person; CF. mania: disorder of the mind; intense enthusiasm
censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
incursion - temporary invasion; CF. excursion: short journey