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One who boasts about patriotism and favors a warlike foreign policy.
Jingoist
Seducer; lover.
Lothario
One who acts independently.
Maverick
Agent of retributuion; just punishment.
Nemesis
Philander
One who makes love insincerely; one who engages in passing love affairs.
Bitter verbal attack.
Phillippic
Designed to secure conformity; drastic.
Procrustean
Protean
Changeable; taking on different forms.
Pyrrhic victory
Victory which is exceptionally costly.
Quixotic
Romantically ideralistic; impractical.
Saturnine
Sluggish; gloomy; grave.
Substandard use of words; violation of good manners.
Solecism
Spoonerism
An unintentional exchange of sounds.

"conquering kings" comes out as "kinkering congs"
One who is fond of luxory and soft living.
Sybarite
Cheap; gaudy; showy.
Tawdry