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apprehensive - fearful; discerning
conspiracy - treacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
convoluted - coiled around; twisted; involved; complicated; intricate; complex; N. convolution: twist; one of the convex folds of the surface of the brain
avuncular - of or like an uncle
singular - being only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior
factitious - artificial; produced artificially; sham; false; Ex. factitious tears
wanton - unrestrained; gratuitously cruel; willfully malicious; unchaste; sexually improper; promiscuous; Ex. wanton spending/killing; CF. having no just cause
knead - mix; work dough; mix and work into a uniform mass (with the hands); Ex. knead dough
affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
stanch - stop or check flow of blood; Ex. stanch the gushing wound