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megalomania - mania for doing grandiose things; mental disorder characterized by delusions of wealth, power, or importance
potpourri - heterogeneous mixture; medley; mixture of dried flower petals a pot (to give a pleasant smell to a room)
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
naivet - \'e(naivety) quality of being unsophisticated; simplicity; artlessness; gullibility; ADJ. naive(na\"ive): ingenuous; lacking worldliness; simple; credulous
predilection - preference; partiality
latch - fastening or lock consisting of a movable bar that fits into a notch; V: close with a latch
humor - indulge; comply with the wishes of; N. quality that makes something amusing; state of mind; mood; Ex. in a bad humor; Ex. out of humor
infiltrate - pass into or through; penetrate or enter (an organization) sneakily; Ex. infiltrate the troops into enemy territory; CF. infiltrator
meter - arrangement of words in the form of poetry (by accentual rhythm)