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::: averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
::: discerning - mentally quick and observant; having insight; perceptive; able to make good judgments; V. discern: perceive
::: trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
::: privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
::: imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
::: scuttle - sink (a ship) by cutting holes in the hull; scrap; discard; N: small hatch in a ship's deck or hull
::: foist - insert improperly; impose upon another by coercion; palm off; pass off as genuine or worthy; CF. fist
::: genre - particular variety of art or literature
::: redoubtable - formidable; causing fear
::: cherubic - angelic; innocent-looking; N. cherub; CF. seraph: winged angel of the highest order