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::: intrepid - fearless
::: titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
::: posthumous - after death (as of child born after father's death or book published after author's death); coming or occurring after one's death; Ex. posthumous fame/novel
::: ration - fixed portion; V: distribute as rations
::: sardonic - scornfully mocking; disdainful; sarcastic; cynical; Ex. sardonic smile
::: callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
::: complacency - self-satisfaction; smugness; ADJ. complacent
::: contortions - twistings; distortions; V. contort: twist violently out of shape; CF. contortionist
::: supposition - assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
::: permeable - that can be permeated; penetrable; porous; allowing liquids or gas to pass through; V. permeate: spread or flow throughout; charge