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retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
uproar - noisy confusion
figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
lunar - pertaining to the moon
embryonic - undeveloped; rudimentary; N. embryo: organism in the early stage of development
requiem - mass for the dead; dirge
parsimony - stinginess; excessive frugality; ADJ. parsimonious
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)