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fatuous - smugly and unconsciously foolish; inane; silly; N. fatuity, fatuousness
maritime - bordering on(adjacent to) the sea; nautical; of the ships or the sea; Ex. Maritime Provinces
felicity - happiness; appropriateness (of a remark, choice, etc.); quality of being felicitous
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
dispel - scatter; drive away; cause to vanish
apologist - one who writes in defense of a cause or institution; N. apologia
shear - remove (fleece or hair) by cutting; remove the hair or fleece from; cut with or as if with shears; N: shears; pair of scissors
disavowal - denial; disclaiming; repudiating; disowning; V. disavow; CF. disclaim
propitious - favorable; auspicious; advantageous; fortunate; Ex. propitious day/sign
vital - full of life; animated; vibrant and lively; critical; of great importance; necessary to stay alive; of life; living; breathing; N. vitality; V. vitalize