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apprise - inform
boisterous - violent; rough; noisy
sojourn - temporary stay; V: stay for a time
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
plutocracy - society ruled by the wealthy
malingerer - one who feigns illness to escape duty; V. malinger: feign illness to avoid work
cantata - story set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
check - stop motion; curb or restrain
confound - confuse; puzzle
connivance - pretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire