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murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
caustic - burning; corrosive; able to burn by chemical action; sarcastically biting; (of remarks) intended to hurt; bitter; harmful; OP. harmless
insightful - discerning; perceptive
query - inquiry; question; V.
colloquy - informal discussion; conversation
epigram - witty thought or saying, usually short
sanctimonious - displaying ostentatious or hypocritical devoutness; N. sanctimony: hypocritical piety
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar