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incense - enrage; infuriate(make furious); make extremely angry; outrage; N: aromatic substance burned to produce a pleasant odor
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
decoy - lure or bait; V.
coroner - public official who investigates any death thought to be of other than natural causes
punitive - punishing; Ex. punitive measures
tarry - linger; delay in starting or going; dawdle
temporize - gain time as by postponing an action; avoid committing oneself
shoddy - made of inferior material; sham; not genuine; inferior; dishonest; Ex. shoddy goods/trick
compelling - overpowering; irresistible in effect; holding one's attention; that compels one to do something; Ex. a compelling adventure story; V. compel
liaison - contact that keeps parties in communication; communication between groups; one that maintains communication; go-between; secret love affair; V. liaise: keep a connection