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retinue - following; attendants
obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy
explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
impecunious - without money
sobriety - moderation (especially regarding indulgence in alcohol); seriousness
overt - open to view; public; not secret; CF. covert
maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
complement - complete; consummate; make perfect; N.
disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous
genteel - well-bred; elegant; striving to convey an appearance of refinement; Ex. genteel poverty