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vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
tepid - lukewarm; slightly warm;
apocryphal - (of a story) widely believed but untrue
peremptory - demanding and leaving no choice; imperative; Ex. peremptory decree/knock
incriminate - accuse of or implicate in a crime; serve as evidence against; cause to seem or make guilty of a crime; Ex. incriminating evidence
retentive - holding; able to retain things (esp. facts in the mind); having a good memory
rubric - title or heading (in red print); directions for religious ceremony; protocol
gainsay - deny
susceptible - impressionable; easily influenced; sensitive; having little resistance as to a disease; likely to suffer; receptive to; capable of accepting; Ex. susceptible to persuasion/colds; Ex. The agreement is not susceptible of alteration; N. susceptibility
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism