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insidious - treacherous; stealthy; sly; working or spreading harmfully in a stealthy manner; Ex. insidious spreading of dry rot
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
adversity - great hardship or affliction; misfortune; calamitous event
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
advent - arrival
factotum - handyman; person who does all kinds of work; CF. do everything
alcove - nook; recess
jaunt - trip; short journey
exalt - raise in rank or dignity; praise highly; inspire; Ex. exalt the imagination; ADJ. exalted; N. exaltation