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preempt - prevent in advance; head off(forestall); forestall by acting first; appropriate for oneself before others; supplant; take the place of; displace; Ex. preempt any attempts; ADJ. preemptive
bode - foreshadow; portend
bedizen - dress with vulgar finery
incantation - singing or chanting of magic spells; magical formula; (the saying of) words used in magic; CF. enchant
clique - small exclusive group of people
historic - important in history; Ex. historic battle
wastrel - waster; profligate
transpose - reverse the order or position of
disjunction - act or state of separation; disunity; CF. disjunctive: expressing a choice between two ideas; CF. conjunction; CF. conjunctive
mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy