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::: pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
::: insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
::: advocacy - support; active pleading on behalf of someone or something
::: pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)
::: outstrip - outrun; surpass; outdo
::: malefactor - evildoer; criminal
::: elusive - evasive; not frank; baffling; hard to grasp, catch, or understand; V. elude: escape from; escape the understanding or grasp of; Ex. elude the hunter; Ex. His name eludes me.
::: compost - mixture of decaying organic matter used as fertilizer; V: put or make compost
::: indifferent - unmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
::: frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs