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orientation - act of finding oneself in society; orienting
wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
felicitous - (of a word or remark) apt; suitably expressed; well chosen
elastic - able to spring back into shape; quick to recover (as from disappointment); able to adapt to change; Ex. elastic plans; N: elastic material
amity - friendship; peaceful relationship as between nations
secession - withdrawal; V. secede: withdraw formally from membership
appreciate - be thankful for; increase in worth; be thoroughly conscious of; ADJ. appreciable: enough to be felt; Ex. appreciable difference
forge - counterfeit; reproduce fraudulently; form by heating in a forge and hammering into shape; move with a sudden increase of speed or power; Ex. forged ahead in the last two years; N: furnace where metals are heated
sanctimonious - displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears