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transient; fleeting; evanscent; ephemeral (if you got at least one, click on 'override, I was right)

temporary; not lasting

(furtive) (covert) (clandestine)

secret; sly; stealthy

(recalcitrant) (obsinant) (obdurate) (intransigent)

stubborn; inflexible; uncompromising


to clear of a charge or accusation


a court order requiring or prohibiting an action


act of giving false testimony under oath


holding an opinion opposed to established or official beliefs


pretending to be pious and devout


plausible but wrong; seemingly true or fair, but actually not


smugly self-satisfied or contented


having no feelings; indifference


strong aversion or dislike; hatred


shy; lacking self-confidence

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