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esoteric
adj-intended for or understood by only a particular group; mysterious
confined to a small group; confidential
harbinger
noun-one that indicates or foreshadows what is to come; a forerunner
ostracize
verb-to exclude from a group
paradigm
noun-one that serves as a pattern or model
peremptory
adj-putting an end to all debate or action
petulance
noun-characteristic of being unreasonably irritable or ill-tempered or peevish
punctilious
adj-precise; scrupulous
seditious
adj-of, relating to, or having the nature of sedition(insurrection; rebellion)
simper
verb-to smile in a silly, self-conscious, often coy manner
unctuous
adj-characterized by affected, exaggerated, or insincere earnestness