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skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
unaccountable - unexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious
apparent - evident; easily seen or understood; appearing as such; Ex. apparent improvement
luster - shine; gloss (of a polished surface)
facile - easily accomplished; ready or fluent; superficial; not deep; Ex. facile solution to a complex problem; Ex. facile speaker; N. facility: ability to do something easily and well; ease in doing resulting from skill or aptitude; something that facilitates an action; amenity; Ex. with great facility
politic - prudent; judicious; well judged; expedient; well devised
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
canny - shrewd in money matters; thrifty
malodorous - foul-smelling