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euthanasia - mercy killing
flinch - hesitate; shrink back (in fear of something unpleasant); Ex. She did not flinch in the face of danger.
slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous
moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion
causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument
vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
pinnacle - peak; highest point; acme; Ex. pinnacle of fame
abortive - unsuccessful; fruitless
conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.