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calumny
A false statement maliciously made to injure another's reputation.
candid
Characterized by openness and sincerity of expression; unreservedly straightforward: In private, I gave them my candid opinion. See Synonyms at frank1.
canine
Having to do with dogs; also, a kind of tooth
cantankerous
grouchy
capricious
risky
captious
Intended to entrap or confuse, as in an argument: a captious question.
caustic
Something that can burn you or something else, either literally or figuratively.
chaos
Disorganized, utter confusion.
charlatan
Someone who tries to fool or trick someone else.
chastise
To verbally correct with the intent to punish.
chimerical
1. Created by or as if by a wildly fanciful imagination; highly improbable.
2. Given to unrealistic fantasies; fanciful.
circumspect
Heedful of circumstances and potential consequences; prudent.
circumvent
To avoid or get around by artful maneuvering: She planned a way to circumvent all the bureaucratic red tape.
cite
To quote as an authority or example.
clandestine
Kept or done in secret, often in order to conceal an illicit or improper purpose