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condescend - (derog.) bestow courtesies with a superior air; descend to the level of one considered inferior
concede - admit; acknowledge as being true (often reluctantly); yield; grant; Ex. concede a goal
prong - pointed projecting part
gainsay - deny
meretricious - flashy; tawdry; attractive on the surface but of no real value; Ex. metericious argument/jewel; CF. prostitute
menagerie - collection of wild animals on exhibition; zoo
contiguous - adjacent to; touching upon
contusion - bruise
tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
incubus - burden; very worriying problem; mental care; nightmare; male devil; CF. succubus