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sarcasm
(n) scornful (contemptuous/distainful) remark
legitimate
(adj) in accordance with established standards; reasonable; lawful
deploy
(v) to station systematically over an area; to put into action
prerogative

(pre-rog-a-tive)

NOTE SPELLING/PRONUCIATION
(n) an exclusive right or privilege belonging to a person or a group
countenance
(n) one's facial expression
incandescent
(adj) shining brightly
clemency
(n) a kind or merciful act toward an offender; a disposition to show mercy
supernal

(sa-PER-nul)
(adj) celestial; heavenly
benign
(adj) harmless (also: kind)
malignant

(ma-LIG-nint)
(adj) highly injurious; harmful to life; showing great malevolence
comprehensive
(adj) thorough/large in scope or content
engender
(v) to cause or to produce
charismatic
(adj) having great personal magnetism or charm
disdain
(v/n) to treat with, or show, scorn or contempt
verdict
(n) the official finding of an authority
sheepish
(adj) embarrassed or bashful
animated
(adj) lively, especially with movement/vigor
alluring
(adj) very attractive
enigmatic
(adj) deeply puzzling; mysterious
furtively
(adj) done in a sneaking or stealthy manner