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::: belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
::: poseur - person who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose
::: decimate - kill (usually one out of ten or every tenth man); destroy or kill a large part of
::: victuals - food; provisions; V. victual: provide with food
::: confine - shut in an enclosed space; restrict; keep within limits; N. confinement
::: execrable - very bad; detestable
::: disparage - belittle
::: viper - poisonous snake
::: suitor - man who is courting a woman
::: propitiate - appease; conciliate; make peaceful; ADJ. propitiatory