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license - official or legal permission; latitude of action or speech; excessive freedom that causes harm or damage; V.
falsify - make (something written) false by changing
construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
anachronism - an error involving time in a story; something or someone misplaced in time; ADJ. anachronistic
concord - harmony; accord
strew - spread randomly; sprinkle; scatter; Ex. flower girl strewing rose petals
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress