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guffaw - boisterous laughter; V.
exchequer - treasury; Ex. Chancellor of the exchequer
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
masquerade - wear a mask or disguise; pretend; N: costume party or ball at which masks are worn; pretense; disguise
polemical - (polemic) aggressive in verbal attack; disputatious (rather than simply expressing opinions)
potent - powerful; convincing; persuasive; greatly influential
buffet - strike forcefully; slap; batter; knock out; N: table with food set out for people to server themselves; meal at which people help themselves to food that's been set
misgivings - doubts
rivet - metal pin used for fastening metal plates together; V: fasten with a rivet; engross
apposite - appropriate; fitting