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significant - expressing a meaning; important; Ex. significant smile; N. significance: importance; meaning; V. signify: denote; mean; signal; make known; matter; be significant
limbo - region near heaven or hell where certain souls are kept; prison (slang); Ex. Purgatory and Limbo
imply - suggest a meaning not expressed; signify
tout - promote or publicize (one's goods or service); praise excessively (as a form of advertisement); CF. advertise
bilk - swindle; cheat
sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
retiring - shy and reserved (of a person); modest; Ex. her retiring personality
terrestrial - on or relating to the earth
inane - silly; senseless; Ex. inane remarks; N. inanity
placid - peaceful; calm; Ex. placid child/lake