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implausible - unlikely (to be true); unbelievable; Ex. implausible alibi
furrow - long shallow trench made by a plow; deep wrinkle in the skin; V.
coax - persuade by flattery
nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
allegiance - loyalty
skittish - inconstant; capricious; frivolous; not serious; Ex. charming but skittish young woman; CF. skit
forward - presumptuous or bold
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash
deprecate - express disapproval of; deplore; protest against; belittle; ADJ. deprecatory