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abut
to border, have a common touching boundary
aver
to state, affirm, assert in a p os. way; to declare as true
cant
hypocritical talk;dialect of a particular group/jargon
coup
a successful act; an upset or overturning
crux
vital point
dole
a ration or allotment portioned out in regular amounts; grant of money to the poor
dupe
someone easily fooled
fiat
a decree or similar arbitrary command
flay
to pull the skin off in strips; to strip possessions or to fleece; to criticize verbally in a severe, harsh manner
gibe
taunt; scornful comment
mire
marsh or bog, wet soggy slush
rank
healthy, even excessive growth; disgustingly crude; highly noticeable in a negative sense
sect
group unified by beliefs
sham
fake, imposture; hypocrisy; to deliberately mislead
wary
characterized by widom and awareness of possible danger; alert
whit
the tiniest particle or bit imaginable
wile
trick or clever stratagem for deceitful purposes; (v) to entice or lure
ANIMA
spirit, soul, mind, or nature
CRED
believe or trust
SEQU and SECUT
follow
VER
truth
credo
set of beliefs
verisimilitude
apearance of truth or genuineness
veracity
truthfulness
veracious
truthful, honest
credence
acceptance as true
execute
to carry out
equanimity
evenness of disposition; calm temperament, composure
animus
disposition, nature