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devise - think up; invent; plan; bequeath; N: bequest
crabbed - sour; bad-tempered; peevish; difficult to read as handwriting
dispense - distribute; prepare and give out (medicines); N. dispensation: dispensing; religious system; official exemption from an obligation or a rule
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
notoriety - disrepute; ill fame
grimace - facial distortion to show feeling such as pain, disgust, etc; V.
discompose - disturb the composure of; confuse
minatory - menacing; threatening