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verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
proclivity - inclination; natural tendency (esp. towards something bad)
instigate - start; urge; provoke; incite; Ex. instigate a search/quarrel
contentious - quarrelsome; controversial; likely to cause arguments
cloister - monastery or convent
hoard - stockpile; accumulate for future use; N: supply stored for future use
jaunt - trip; short journey
superficial - of the surface; not deep; shallow; not thorough; trivial; Ex. superficial analysis/knowledge
legerdemain - sleight(dexterity) of hand; CF. light of hand
sartorial - pertaining to tailors or tailoring; Ex. a man of great sartorial elegance; CF. sartor: tailor