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harangue - long, passionate, and vehement speech; V.
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
suffocate - die or kill from lack of air; suppress
confidant - (confidante) trusted friend (to whom one tells one's secret)
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
withstand - stand up against; resist successfully
potpourri - heterogeneous mixture; medley; mixture of dried flower petals a pot (to give a pleasant smell to a room)
masquerade - wear a mask or disguise; pretend; N: costume party or ball at which masks are worn; pretense; disguise
equivocate - use equivocal language to deceive people; lie; mislead; attempt to conceal the truth; N. equivocation
gainsay - deny