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perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
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
diverse - differing in some characteristics (from each other); various; N. diversity: variety; dissimilitude; lack of resemblance
mauve - pale purple
guise - outward appearance; costume; Ex. in a new guise
haughtiness - pride; arrogance; ADJ. haughty
distinctive - clearly different from others of the same kind
evince - show clearly
dyslexia - word blindness; learning disorder marked by impairment of the ability to read
gloat - express evil satisfaction; look at or think about with evil satisfaction; view malevolently; Ex. The thief gloated over the stolen jewels.