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coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
halfhearted - exhibiting little interest or enthusiasm
dehydrate - remove water from; dry out
induce - persuade; lead to do something; bring about; N. inducement
colossus - gigantic statue; person or thing of great size or importance
tumult - commotion of a great crowd; riot; noise; uproar; ADJ. tumultuous: noisy and disorderly
bombast - grandiloquent, pompous speech
affirmation - positive assertion; confirmation; solemn pledge by one who refuses to take an oath; V. affirm; ADJ. affirmative; CF. affirmative action: positive discrimination
fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society