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embark - commence; go on board a boat; begin a journey
revile - attack with abusive language; vilify(slander)
insightful - discerning; perceptive
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
expos - \'e public revelation of something discreditable
withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
motley - multi-colored (as of a garment worn by a jester); mixed; heterogeneous; CF. jester: one who jests (as a paid fool at medieval courts)
impassive - without feeling; expressionless; imperturbable; stoical; Ex. impassive face
behemoth - huge creature; something of monstrous size or power
purport - intention; purpose; meaning; V: claim; profess; Ex. order which purports to be signed by the general