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hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
lavish - liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
scrappy - quarrelsome
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
chaffing - bantering; joking
parable - short simple story teaching a moral
impeccable - faultless
muted - silent; muffled; toned down; Ex. muted traffic noise
unsightly - ugly; unpleasant to look at
placebo - harmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill