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::: taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch
::: coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
::: tangible - able to be touched; real; concrete; palpable; possible to realize or understand; Ex. tangible proof
::: tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
::: implausible - unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi
::: embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
::: overblown - inflated; exaggerated
::: chameleon - lizard that changes color in different situations
::: dormant - sleeping; temporarily inactive; lethargic; latent
::: cognate - having a common origin; related linguistically; allied by blood; similar or akin in nature; Ex. cognate languages; N.