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::: facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
::: treatise - article treating a subject systematically and thoroughly
::: enmity - ill will; hatred; hostility
::: pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
::: gesticulation - motion; gesture; V. gesticulate: make gestures (while speaking)
::: smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing
::: cajole - persuade by praise or false promise; coax; wheedle
::: discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
::: problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
::: blithe - (blithesome) gay; joyous