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Abscond
To leave quickly and secretly and hide oneself, often to avoid arrest or prosecution.
Bilk
To defraud, cheat, or swindle
Clemency
A merciful, kind, or lenient act
Contrite
Feeling regret and sorrow for one's sins or offenses
Impute
attribute the fault or responsibility to
Iniquity
wickedness
Redress
To set right
Reprehensible
blameworthy
Restitution
The act of making good or compensating for loss, damage, or injury
Vindicate
To clear of accusation, blame, suspicion, or doub
Adduce
To cite as an example or means of proof in an argument.
Confound
To cause to become confused or perplexed
Construe
To interpret
Conundrum
a dilemma
Cryptic
Having a hidden meaning
Equivocate
To avoid making an explicit statement.
Paradox
A seemingly contradictory statement that may nonetheless be true.
Patent
Obvious
Perspicacity
Acuteness of perception
Rudimentary
Elementary
Aberrant
Deviating from the proper or expected course.
Anomaly
Deviation or departure from the normal or common order, form, or rule.
Eccentricity
Deviation from the normal, expected, or established
Endemic
Prevalent in or peculiar to a particular locality, region, or people.
Incongruous
Lacking in harmony; incompatible
Mundane
Of, relating to, or typical of this world; secular. Ordinary.
Outlandish
Conspicuously unconventional; bizarre.
Paragon
A model of excellence or perfection of a kind
Ubiquitous
Being or seeming to be everywhere at the same time
Unwonted
Not habitual or ordinary; unusua