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::: devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
::: punctilious - minutely attentive (perhaps too much so) to fine points; stressing niceties of conduct or form; N. punctilio, punctiliousness: careful attention payed to every small exact detail
::: stodgy - dull; stuffy; boringly conservative; Ex. stodgy book
::: recidivism - habitual return to crime (even after being punished); N. recidivist
::: conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)
::: jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
::: sensual - devoted to the pleasures of the sense; carnal; voluptuous; Ex. sensual woman/curves/lips
::: prodigal - wasteful; reckless with money; profuse; Ex. a mind prodigal of ideas; N. prodigality
::: confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about
::: demeanor - behavior; bearing