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paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
barefaced - shameless and noticeable; blatant; bold; unconcealed; having no covering on the face; Ex. barefaced lie
disenfranchise - disfranchise; deprive of a civil right; OP. enfranchise
attenuate - make thin; weaken
pique - irritation; resentment from wounded pride (eg. loss in a contest); V: provoke; arouse; annoy; cause to feel resentment; Ex. pique her curiosity
befuddle - confuse thoroughly
inchoate - (of desire, wish, plan) recently begun; not explicit; at the beginning of development; rudimentary; elementary; Ex. inchoate mass
imminent - impending; near at hand
cunning - clever in deceiving; sly; N: cleverness in deceiving; deceit
veneer - thin surface layer (of good quality wood, glued to a base of inferior material); cover; surface show; fa\c{c}ade; V.