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subsequent - following in time or order; later
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
unsullied - untarnished; CF. sully
sublimate - refine; purify; replace (natural urges) with socially acceptable activities; change between a solid state and a gaseous state
referendum - direct vote by all the people
reprimand - reprove severely; rebuke; N.
abode - dwelling place; home
propellant - (propellent) substance which propels or drives forward (such as an explosive charge or a rocket fuel)
evenhanded - impartial; fair
cynical - skeptical or distrustful of human motives; N. cynicism; CF. cynic: person who believes all people are motivated by selfishness