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facetious - joking (often inappropriately); unserious; humorous
cursive - (of writing) flowing; running; having the successive letters joined
subdue - less intense; quieter; Ex. subdued lighting; Ex. subdue: conquer; make less intense; quiet; Ex. subdue one's anger
canker - any ulcerous sore; ulcer; any evil; CF. cancer
spurious - false; counterfeit; forged; illogical; Ex. spurious arguments
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
funereal - sad; solemn; suitable for a funeral
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
germane - pertinent; bearing upon(having connection with) the case at hand; appropriate