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effete - having lost one's original power; barren; worn out; exhausted
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
equivocate - use equivocal language to deceive people; lie; mislead; attempt to conceal the truth; N. equivocation
miasma - swamp gas; heavy vaporous atmosphere often emanating from decaying matter; pervasive corrupting influence; noxious atmosphere or influence
feign - pretend
unfeigned - genuine; real
liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection
cognitive - having to do with knowing or perceiving related to the mental processes; N. cognition: the mental process of knowing
disparate - basically different; impossible to compare; unrelated
vindictive - disposed to revenge; vengeful; out for revenge; spiteful; intended to cause harm; malicious; Ex. vindictive streak