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feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
tether - tie (an animal) with a rope or tether; N: rope or chain to which an animal is tied; limit of one's endurance; Ex. the end of one's tether
kismet - fate; destiny; Ex. Kismet is the Arabic word for fate.
expletive - meaningless word; interjection; profane oath; swear-word
distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
disquietude - uneasiness; anxiety; V. disquiet: make anxious
reimburse - repay; pay back
perfunctory - done routinely and with little care; superficial; not thorough; lacking interest, care, or enthusiasm; Ex. perfunctory kiss
opportune - timely; well-chosen