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amity - friendship; peaceful relationship as between nations
slink - move furtively; ADJ. slinky: stealthy; furtive; sneaky (as in ambush)
incongruity - lack of harmony; absurdity; ADJ. incongruous: lacking in harmony; inappropriate
patina - green crust on old bronze works or copper; tone slowly taken by varnished painting
propinquity - nearness (in space or relationship); proximity; kinship
rigid - hard and unbending; stiff and unyielding; fixed in behavior or views; strict; rigorous; Ex. rigid rule
finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
derivative - unoriginal; obtained from another source; Ex. derivative prose style; N.
waver - move or swing back and forth; be uncertain or unsteady in decision or movement; Ex. wavering between accepting and refusing
aghast - filled with great surprise or fear; horrified