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::: problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
::: spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
::: inopportune - untimely; inappropriate or ill-timed; poorly chosen
::: scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
::: latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
::: berate - scold strongly
::: reverie - daydream; abstracted musing
::: menial - suitable for servants; lowly; mean; N: someone who does menial work (esp. servant in a house)
::: misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
::: chaperon - older person who accompanies and supervises a young unmarried woman