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machination
n. evil design or plan
macroscopic
adj. visible to naked eye
maelstrom
n. whirlpool; turbulence; agitated state of mind
malapropism
n. word humorously misused
malleable
adj. capable of being changed; easily shaped
martinet
n. strict disciplinarian; task maker
masochist
n. one who enjoys his or her own pain and suffering
mendacious
adj. lying; false; deceitful
meretricious
adj. attractive in a cheap, flashy way
milieu
n. environment, setting
miscreant
n. vicious person
nebulous
adj. hazy, vague, uncertain
necromancy
n. magic, especially that practiced by a witch
neologism
n. use of a new word; making up a new word or definition
nihilism
n. total rejection of established laws