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saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)
bogus - counterfeit; not authentic; intentionally false; Ex. bogus interview
lampoon - ridicule; N: written attack ridiculing or satirizing a person, group, or institution
castrate - remove the sex organs (of a male animal or person)
nonplus - put at a loss; bring to a halt by confusion; perplex; CF. no more
pacifist - one opposed to force; antimilitarist; ADJ. N. pacifism: opposition to war as a means of resolving disputes
vibrant - full of vigor or energy; vibrating
ligneous - like wood
furtive - stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance
emolument - salary; payment for an office; compensation