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foppish - vain about dress and appearance; N. fop: man who takes too much interest in his clothes and appearance
favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person
feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
sprightly - lively
malapropos - inappropriate; ADV.
mogul - powerful person; Ex. oil moguls; CF. Mogol, Moghul; CF. Mongolian
intrude - put or force in without being asked; trespass; enter as an uninvited person; Ex. intrude one's own opinion into the report; CF. thrust in
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route