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exceptionable - objectionable; likely to cause dislike; offensive; CF. unexceptionable: entirely acceptable
furor - frenzy; great anger and excitement; CF. fury
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
exasperate - vex; annoy or make angry (by testing the patience)
bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
contend - struggle; compete; assert earnestly; state strongly
dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)