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grunt - utter a deep guttural sound (as a pig does); N.
sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
gauche - clumsy (in social behavior); coarse and uncouth
obtuse - blunt; not sharp; stupid; slow in understanding
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
surly - bad-tempered; rude; cross
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
abyss - enormous chasm; vast bottomless pit
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
machinations - evil schemes or plots; schemes or plots to achieve an evil end; V. machinate