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pliant - flexible; easily influenced
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment
ostentatious - showy; trying to attract attention; pretentious; N. ostentation: showy display
airy - of air; high in the air; lofty; immaterial; unreal
permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge
entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
quiver - tremble; shake; N.
heterogeneous - dissimilar; mixed; not homogeneous; consisting of dissimilar elements or plants
apathy - lack of caring; indifference; lack of concern or interest in important matters; Ex. He was sunk in apathy after his failure; ADJ. apathetic
gist - essence; main point; substance