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entrepreneur - businessperson (who assumes the risk of a business venture); contractor; ADJ. entrepreneurial
buttress - support; prop up; N. stationary structure to support wall; Ex. flying buttress
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
aversion - firm dislike
ghastly - horrible; terrifying; resembling ghosts; CF. aghast
compensatory - making up for; repaying
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
constraint - restraint; compulsion; repression of feelings; reticence; V. constrain: hold back; restrain; compel; oblige; confine forcibly; imprison
motto - brief statement used to express a principle
filibuster - block legislation or prevent action in a lawmaking body by making very slow long speeches; N; freebooter