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ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
macabre - gruesome; grisly; ghastly; CF. of death
salvage - rescue (goods or property) from loss; N: saving; property saved
languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression
coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
spawn - lay eggs (in large numbers); produce offspring (in large numbers); N: eggs of aquatic animals
profusion - great amount; plenty; overabundance; excess; lavish expenditure; Ex. profusion of choices; ADJ. profuse: plentiful; copious; giving or given abundantly; extravagant
unaccountable - unexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious
impair - injure; hurt; damage
renegade - deserter; traitor; ADJ.