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pragmatist - practical person; N. pragmatism: pragmatic way of dealing with things
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
plausible - conceivably true; having a show of truth but open to doubt; specious
facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
surmount - overcome
spurn - reject disdainfully; scorn; Ex. She spurned all offers of help.
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
atypical - not normal; not typical
insensate - without feeling; lacking sense; foolish
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy