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::: expropriate - take possession of (often for public use and without payment)
::: aesthetic - artistic; dealing with or capable of appreciating the beautiful (of a person or building); CF. aesthete; CF. aesthetics
::: diatribe - bitter scolding or denunciation; invective; abuse
::: whim - sudden capricious idea; fancy
::: pharisee - Pharisee: member of an ancient Jewish group that emphasized strict observance of the Mosaic law (considering themselves very holy); hypocritical self-righteous person
::: compliance - conformity in fulfilling requirements; readiness to yield; disposition to yield to others; V. comply
::: vex - annoy; distress
::: surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
::: lectern - reading desk or stand for a public speaker
::: embed - (imbed) enclose; place in something; fix firmly in a surrounding mass