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::: ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
::: derision - ridicule; ADJ. derisive; CF. derisory
::: resurge - rise again; flow to and fro; N. resurgence; ADJ. resurgent: (of ideas or beliefs) experiencing revival; surging again
::: perspicuous - (of something) plainly expressed; easy to understand; Ex. perspicuous comments
::: motto - brief statement used to express a principle
::: pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)
::: entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
::: ornate - excessively or elaborately decorated
::: sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
::: lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity