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pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
grandiloquent - (of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
polemic - attack or defense of an opinion; controversy or refutation; argument in support of point of view; N. polemics: art of debate or controversy
inebriate - make drunk; intoxicate; N. intoxicated person
enfranchise - admit to the rights of citizenship (especially the right to vote); CF. franchise
rectitude - moral correctness; moral uprightness; moral virtue; correctness of judgment
seasonal - of a particular season; Ex. seasonal rise in employment
paucity - scarcity; dearth
accede - agree