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ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
frigid - intensely cold; cold in manner; Ex. frigid zone
dainty - delicate; delicately beautiful; fastidious; not easy to please; Ex. dainty movement/dress
wastrel - waster; profligate
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
effeminate - having womanly traits
comprise - include; consist of
miscellany - mixture of writings on various subjects; collection of various items