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allusion
indirect reference
anachronism
something or someone that is not in its correct historical or chronological time, esp. a thing or person that belongs to an earlier time
aplomb
poise. assurance
apocalyptic
propheticl pertaining to revelations.
apostate
one who abandons his religious faith or political beliefs
avarice
greediness for wealth
bombastic
pompousl using inflated language
cacophonous
discordantl inharmonious
charlatan
quack; pretender to knowledge
circumlocution
indirect or roundabout expression
conjecture
surmise; guess