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disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous
inscrutable - difficult to understand; impenetrable; not readily understood; mysterious
amenable - obedient; compliant; readily managed; responsive; willing to be led; answerable or accountable legally; responsible; able to be tested by; Ex. amenable to sensible suggestions; Ex. He is very amenable; Ex. amenable to the usual tests
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
probe - explore with a probe or tools; investigate; N: slender instrument used to explore a wound or body cavity; device designed to investigate an unknown region; thorough investigation; Ex. space probe
cataract - great waterfall; eye abnormality (causing a gradual loss of eyesight)
tarry - linger; delay in starting or going; dawdle
expeditious - done with speed; quick; N. expedition
grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
dyspeptic - suffering from indigestion; N. dyspepsia: indigestion; difficulty in digesting food