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sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
tinge - give a slight degree of a color or quality to; N: slight degree of a color or quality; Ex. tinged with grey/jealousy
jest - playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
tantrum - fit of bad temper; fit of petulance; caprice; Ex. The child went into tantrums.
glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
delude - deceive
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
significant - expressing a meaning; important; Ex. significant smile; N. significance: importance; meaning; V. signify: denote; mean; signal; make known; matter; be significant