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factious - inclined to form factions; causing dissension
introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination
renege - break a promise; deny; go back on; Ex. renege on the contract/paying off the debt
motto - brief statement used to express a principle
circumvent - outwit; defeat by behaving more cleverly; outsmart; baffle; avoid; get around
pontifical - pertaining to a bishop or pope; pompous or pretentious; CF. pontiff: pope; bishop
irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
heckler - person who verbally harasses others; V. heckle: verbally harass as with gibes (by interrupting a speaker or speech)
mirth - merriment; laughter
founder - person who establishes (an organization or business)