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proponent - supporter; backer; opposite of opponent
pinnacle - peak; highest point; acme; Ex. pinnacle of fame
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
potential - expressing possibility; latent; N: capacity for growth
trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
humus - substance or rich soil formed by decaying vegetable matter; CF. soil
caucus - private meeting of a group of people in a political party to select officers or determine policy; CF. the Caucus club of Boston
unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
pretext - excuse
smear - spread or cover with a sticky substance; N: mark made by smearing