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canard - unfounded false rumor; exaggerated false report
parochial - narrow in scope or outlook; provincial; related to parishes
insouciant - without concern or care; unconcerned; indifferent
amiss - wrong; faulty; Ex. something amiss; ADV.
monogram - design composed of one or more initials of a name; V.
pillory - punish by placing in a wooden frame or pillory; subject or expose to criticism and ridicule; N.
alcove - nook; recess
controvert - oppose with arguments; attempt to refute; contradict; ADJ. controversial; N. controversy
optician - maker and seller of eyeglasses
taint - contaminate; cause to lose purity; modify with a trace of something bad; Ex. tainted reputation; N: stain; touch of decay or bad influence; CF. touch