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advert - refer
enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
impermeable - impervious; not permitting passage through its substance; impossible to permeate
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
sloth - slow moving tree-dwelling mammal; laziness; ADJ. slothful: lazy; indolent
studious - given to diligent study
reverent - respectful; worshipful; V. revere: regard with reverence; N. reverence: profound respect
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity