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exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
faction - party; clique (within a large group); dissension
niggle - spend too much time on minor points (esp. when finding fault); find fault; Ex. niggle over details; ADJ. niggling
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
dinghy - small boat (often ship's boat)
sordid - filthy; foul; base; vile; Ex. sordid bed/story
cameo - shell or jewel carved in relief; star's special appearance in a minor role in a film
chancellor - legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor
brook - tolerate; endure; Ex. brook no interference; N: small stream
coterie - group that meets socially; select circle; close group of people with shared interests