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tenuous - thin; slim; rare
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction
categorical - without exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
infidel - unbeliever (with respect to a particular religion)
sinecure - well-paid position with little responsibility; CF. sine cure: without care; CF. San Serif
queasy - experiencing nausea; nauseated; easily nauseated; squeamish; Ex. feel a little queasy
dormant - sleeping; temporarily inactive; lethargic; latent
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
dote - be excessively fond of; show signs of mental decline
hew - cut to pieces with ax or sword; chop; N.