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insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
mendicant - beggar; ADJ: living as a beggar
dichotomy - division into two opposite parts; split; branching into two parts (especially contradictory ones)
irascible - irritable; easily angered
navigable - (of a body of water) wide and deep enough to allow ships to pass through; (of a ship or aircraft) able to be steered
bowdlerize - expurgate; CF. Thomas Bowdler
mediocre - ordinary; commonplace; neither good nor bad
veracious - (of a person) truthful
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
braggadocio - boasting