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::: pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
::: dowry - money or property brought by a bride to her husband at marriage
::: wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
::: converse - opposite; ADJ.
::: incoherent - unintelligible; muddled; unable to express one's thoughts in an orderly manner; illogical; lacking cohesion; not coherent
::: chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
::: creep - move with body close to the ground; move stealthily or slowly; N.
::: persist - continue in existence; last; continue in a course of action in spite of opposition; Ex. persist in/with something; ADJ. persistent
::: inclined - tending or leaning toward; bent; V. incline: slant; dispose; be disposed; tend
::: defection - desertion