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inconsistency - state of being self-contradictory; lack of uniformity or steadiness; ADJ. inconsistent: displaying a lack of consistency; erratic; contradictory; incompatible
advent - arrival
accelerate - move faster
contravene - contradict; oppose; violate (a rule, law, or custom); N. contravention
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
trifle - something of little importance or value; small amount; Ex. a trifle; V: treat without seriousness; flirt
avarice - greediness for wealth
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
elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
lithe - flexible; supple; CF. limber