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::: scrutinize - examine closely and critically; N. scrutiny
::: withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
::: unaccountable - unexplicable; impossible to account for; unreasonable or mysterious
::: intelligentsia - intellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)
::: astigmatism - eye defect which prevents proper focus; OP. stigmatism
::: repose - resting; state of being at rest; calmness; V: lie at rest; relax; put or place; Ex. repose our hopes in a single man
::: titillate - tickle; excite pleasantly; Ex. not to titillate the audience but to enlighten it
::: polar - of a pole; characterized by opposite extremes; Ex. polar opposites
::: sedulous - diligent; assiduous; paying attention; N. sedulity
::: malingerer - one who feigns illness to escape duty; V. malinger: feign illness to avoid work