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commonplace - ordinary; N: something ordinary or common; trite remark
detraction - slandering; aspersion; detracting; CF. detractor
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
allege - state without proof
saunter - stroll(go for a leisurely walk) slowly; N.
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
modish - fashionable; conforming to the current fashion
anarchy - absence of governing body; state of disorder
ruffian - violent scoundrel; bully
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium