Merriam Webster’s Word of the Day is palaver. When I see that word, I think of James Joyce’s story “The Dead,” in which it’s spoken by Lily, the caretaker’s daughter:
The girl glanced back at him over her shoulder and said with great bitterness:Other words, other works of lit
— The men that is now is only all palaver and what they can get out of you.
Apoplexy, avatar, bandbox, heifer, sanguine, sempiternal : Artificer : Ineluctable : Iridescent : Magnifico : Opusculum