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apposite - appropriate; fitting
opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
strut - pompous walk; V: walk in a self-important manner
querulous - given to complaining; complaining; fretful; whining
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
vantage - position giving an advantage (such as a strategic point); CF. vantagepoint
astral - relating to the stars
disenfranchise - disfranchise; deprive of a civil right; OP. enfranchise
prepossessing - attractive; CF. preoccupying ?