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colloquial - pertaining to conversational or common speech; informal; N. colloquialism: colloquial expression
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
hovel - shack; small wretched house
posterity - descendants; future generations; Ex. go down to posterity; CF. posterior, anterior
sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
aptitude - fitness; talent
aureole - sun's corona; halo; bright circle of light
malcontent - person dissatisfied with existing state of affairs; discontented person; ADJ: discontented
multifarious - varied; greatly diversified; Ex. multifarious activities