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::: incredulity - tendency to disbelief
::: impromptu - without previous preparation; off the cuff(end of a sleeve); on the spur of the moment
::: gratuitous - given freely; unwarranted; uncalled for; done without good reason; Ex. gratuitous comment
::: contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
::: decree - authoritative order; edict; judgment of a court of law; V: order or judge by decree
::: coterie - group that meets socially; select circle; close group of people with shared interests
::: ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
::: incognito - with identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
::: mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome
::: quisling - traitor who aids invaders; CF. Vidkun Quisling