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maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
salutary - tending to improve; beneficial; wholesome; Ex. The punishment had a salutary effect on the boy; CF. health
willful - wilful; intentional; headstrong
quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
vagary - capricious happening; caprice; whim; CF. wander
finery - beautiful clothes for a special occasion
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person