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evince - show clearly
sleazy - shabby and dirty; flimsy; insubstantial; Ex. sleazy back-street hotel/fabric
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
renege - break a promise; deny; go back on; Ex. renege on the contract/paying off the debt
bromide - platitude; chemical compound used to calm excitement
hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)
reinstate - restore to a previous condition or position
averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
quaint - odd in an old-fashioned way; odd; old-fashioned; picturesque