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chaffing - bantering; joking
rife - (of something bad) widespread; abundant; current
totter - shake or move unsteadily; sway as if about to fall
disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous
mincing - affectedly dainty(delicate); V. mince: cut (esp. meat) into very small pieces; walk with exaggerated primness; walk in an unnatural way, taking little short steps; Ex. The actor minced across the stage; CF. mincemeat; CF. mincer
injurious - harmful; causing injury
transpose - reverse the order or position of
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
duration - length of time something lasts
transgression - violation of a law; sin; V. transgress: go beyond (a limit); violate; do wrong