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divulge - reveal
tanner - person who turns animal hides into leather
virtue - goodness; moral excellence; good quality; advantage; Ex. by virtue of; Ex. make a virtue of necessity
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
conviction - judgment that someone is guilty of a crime; strongly held belief
maraud - move in search of plunder; Ex. marauding army
distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
aphorism - pithy maxim or saying; ADJ. aphoristic
delude - deceive
firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble