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mawkish - mushy(sentimental) and gushy; icky-sticky sentimental; excessively and objectionably sentimental
ostensible - apparent; appearing as such; professed(pretended); pretended; Ex. ostensible purpose of the expedition
gavel - hammerlike tool; mallet(wooden hammer) used by a presiding officer or an auctioneer; V.
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
upright - (sitting or standing) straight up; honest; moral
veracious - (of a person) truthful
idyllic - charmingly carefree; simple and happy; Ex. idyllic scene
ecliptic - path of the sun and the planets
accord - agreement
agnostic - one who is skeptical of the existence or knowability of a god or any ultimate reality