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::: perceptive - insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
::: demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
::: oatmeal - crushed oats used for making porridge
::: palliate - ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)
::: spatula - broad-bladed instrument used for spreading or mixing
::: gastronomy - art and science of preparing and serving good food; CF. gastronome
::: visage - face; appearance
::: obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
::: conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)
::: disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous