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affable - easily approachable; easy to talk to; warmly friendly
docile - obedient; easily managed; submissive
pretext - excuse
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
cater - provide food and drink (for); cater to: try to satisfy (desires of a bad kind)
fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional
extrapolation - projection; conjecture; V. extrapolate: infer (unknown information) from known information
consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
scourge - lash; whip (formerly used for punishment); source of severe punishment; V: whip; afflict
dissemble - disguise; hide the real nature of; pretend