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prophylactic - used to prevent disease; N: something prophylactic; condom; N. prophylaxis: prevention of disease
pathetic - causing sadness, compassion, pity; touching
skulduggery - (skullduggery) dishonest behavior or action; Ex. skulduggery in the election
tenuous - thin; slim; rare
innocuous - harmless
scintillate - sparkle; flash; be animated; be full of life; Ex. scintillating conversation
manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
disinclination - unwillingness
compensatory - making up for; repaying
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives