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Allude

to refer to casually, S: suggest, hint at

Clairvoyant

Supernaturally perceptive or one who possesses extrasensory powers, S: insightful, discerning, A: blind, unseeing

Conclusive

Serving to settle an issue, S: decisive, convincing, A: unsettled, provisional

disreputable

not respectful or esteemed, S: disgraceful, shady, A: honest, respectable

endemic

native or confined to a particular region or people, S: indigenous, restricted, A: alien, foreign

exemplary

worthy of imitation or commendable behavior, S: praiseworthy, meritorious, A: infamous, notorious

fathom

to understand or get to the bottom of something, S: grasp, comprehend

Guile

treacherous, cunning, or deceit, S: trickery, duplicity, A: candor, artlessness

integrity

honesty or high moral standards, S: rectitude, probity, A: dishonesty, corruption

itinerary

a route or guidebook for travels, S: schedule, program

misconstrue

to interpret wrongly, S: misjudge, misinterpret

Obnoxious

highly offensive or arousing strong dislike, S: disagreeable, hateful, A: agreeable, pleasing

placate

to appease or soothe, S: satisfy, mollify, A: vex, irk

placid

calm or peaceful, S: undisturbed, tranquil, A: stormy, agitated

plagiarism

passing off or using one's own writing for your own, S: piracy, theft

potent

powerful or highly effective, S: mighty, formidable, A: weak, inept

pretext

a false reason or deceptive excuse, S: pretense, cover

protrude

to stick out, or thrust forth, S: project, jut out

stark

harsh or unrelieved, S: sheer, downright, A: bright, cheerful

superficial

on or near the surface, S: skin-deep, insubstantial, A: deep, profound

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