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alloy - mixture as of metals; something added that lowers in value or purity; V: mix; make less pure; lower in value or quality; spoil; CF. unalloyed: not in mixture with other maetals; pure; complete; unqualified; Ex. unalloyed happiness
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
egotistical - egotistic; excessively self-centered(egocentric); self-important; conceited
implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
titter - nervous giggle; nervous laugh; V.
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
presage - foretell; be a warning or sign of; N: presentiment; foreboding; omen
proclivity - inclination; natural tendency (esp. towards something bad)
glib - fluent (with insincerity or superficiality); facile; slick
moodiness - fits of depression or gloom; ADJ. moody: given to changeable moods; subject to periods of depression; gloomy CF. mood: state of mind or emotion