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aegis
n; protection of or towards a person, care or support of (under someone's aegis)
allude
v; to refer to something, literary reference
antipathy
n; dislike, hatred
ardent
adj; passionate
bravado
n; false confidence, boastfulness
chastise
v; punish, scold
deprecate
v; put down, criticize
dissemble
v; disguise, conceal (the truth)
dissimulate
v; lie
exonerate
V; to free of responsibility
expedient
adj; necessary to achieve one's goal
feign
v; to fake
iconoclast
n; rebel, breaker of rules
macabre
adj; sinister, grave
odium
n; hatred
pragmatic
adj; practical
reproach
v; condemn
salient
adj; key, essential
sanctimonious
adj; make a show of being holy/pious, better than everyone else
supplant
v; replace