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astute - wise; shrewd; keen; seeing quickly something that is to one's advantage
blackball - vote against (an applicant); ostracize; N: negative vote
clarion - shrill, trumpetlike sound; kind of trumpet used in former times
outlook - point of view; view from a particular place; expectation for the future; prospect; Ex. outlook on life; Ex. pleasing outlook; Ex. weather outlook
indicative - suggestive; implying; serving to indicate
germane - pertinent; bearing upon(having connection with) the case at hand; appropriate
detonation - explosion
hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N:
monochrome - painting in only one color; ADJ.
countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance