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::: welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
::: finesse - delicate skill; V: handle with finesse
::: forfeit - something surrendered as punishment for a crime or breach of contract; V: lose as a forfeit; N. forfeiture
::: transient - staying for a short time; momentary; temporary; N: one that is transient
::: hypocritical - pretending to be virtuous; deceiving; N. hypocrisy: profession of beliefs one does not possess; CF. hypocrite
::: quicksilver - mercury
::: unmitigated - (of something bad) not moderated; unrelieved or immoderate; without qualification; absolute; Ex. unmitigated disaster
::: anthropologist - student of the history and science of humankind
::: imposture - assuming a false identity; masquerade; CF. impostor
::: dominant - exercising the most influence; high and easily seen; stronger than the other part of a system; not recessive