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lamentation
n. an expression of sorrow and deep regret
conflagraton
n. a widespread fire
fla-flamer
residual
adj. describing the part left over
wry
adj. dryly humorous
deliberate
adj. intentional, well thought out
magnate
n. a person of great influence in a particular field
sanction
v. to give permission
wily
adj. artful, cunning, sly
cynicism
n. the belief that all human action is motivated by selfishness
dupe
n. a person easily deceived
gullible
adj. easily deceived
meticulous
adj. very careful, attentive to details
stoic
adj. not affected by feeling
undermine
v. to injure or destroy underhandedly
novel
adj. original; new and different
vociferous
adj. loud
voice
tirade
n. a loud, harsh, often abusive speech
tyrant
torpid
adj. without energy, sluggish
tortise
urbane
adj. highly sophisticated
urban vs. rednecks
arrogance
overconfidence
redundant
adj. characterized by unnecessary repetition of words or ideas
repudiate
v. to cast off or disown, to refuse to acknowledge
ubiquitous
adj. being everywhere at the same time
tenet
n. idea or belief
verifiable
adj. able to be proven true