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::: turbid - (of a liquid) having the sediment disturbed; muddy; thick
::: harangue - long, passionate, and vehement speech; V.
::: lounge - stand, sit, or lie in a lazy, relaxed way
::: sparse - not thick; thinly scattered; scanty
::: censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
::: ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
::: bilk - swindle; cheat
::: rhetoric - art of effective communication; art of using language effectively and persuasively; style of speaking or writing; grandiloquent language; Ex. political rhetoric; ADJ. rhetorical; CF. rhetorical question: question to which no answer is expected as ``Who knows it ?''
::: acumen - mental keenness; sharpness of judgment; ability to judge quickly and well; Ex. business acumen
::: slander - defamation; utterance of false and malicious statements; V. ADJ. slanderous