More Vocab Words::: vogue - popular fashion; Ex. Jeans became the vogue.
::: withstand - stand up against; resist successfully
::: throng - crowd (of people or things); V.
::: belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
::: tact - skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
::: hindrance - block; obstacle; V. hinder
::: exonerate - acquit; exculpate; free from blame or guilt
::: implication - something hinted at or suggested; implying; implicating
::: ensconce - settle comfortably; place comfortably (in a secure place)
::: subtlety - perceptiveness; ingenuity; delicacy; ADJ. subtle: delicate; so slight as to be difficult to detect; able to make fine distinctions; clever; Ex. subtle mind/differences in meaning