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linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
nefarious - very wicked
mannered - affected; not natural; Ex. mannered way of speech
indignity - treatment or situation that causes shame or loss of dignity, respect; offensive or insulting treatment; humiliating or degrading treatment; Ex. I suffered the indignity of having to say that in front of them.
masquerade - wear a mask or disguise; pretend; N: costume party or ball at which masks are worn; pretense; disguise
perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
hoodwink - deceive; delude
numismatist - person who collects coins; N. numismatics: study or collection of money, coins, and medals
apprehensive - fearful; discerning