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germane - pertinent; bearing upon(having connection with) the case at hand; appropriate
drivel - nonsense; foolishness; V: talk nonsense
betroth - become engaged to marry
coterie - group that meets socially; select circle; close group of people with shared interests
quibble - minor objection or complaint; V: raise minor objections; carp; cavil
ordination - ceremony conferring holy orders; ceremony of ordaining a priest
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
perquisite - (perk) any gain above stipulated salary; Ex. perquisites such as free meals and a car
rift - narrow opening in a large mass; break in a friendly relation; Ex. through a rift in the clouds; OP. reconcilation
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile