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illusory - illusive; deceptive; not real
dispassionate - calm; impartial; not influenced by personal feelings
unctuous - oily; bland; insincerely suave
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
superimpose - place over something else
bilk - swindle; cheat
dispatch - speediness; prompt execution; message sent with all due speed; V: send to a specified destination; finish promptly; kill
incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
obligatory - binding; required; compulsory; V. oblige: constrain; make grateful; do a favor; accommodate
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.