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proscribe - prohibit; ostracize; banish; outlaw
forthright - straightforward; direct; frank
definitive - most reliable; authorative and complete; that cannot be improved; conclusive; decisive; definite; Ex. definitive decision by the supreme court
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
decoy - lure or bait; V.
indulgent - humoring; yielding; lenient; showing indulgence
judicious - sound on judgment; wise
matriculate - enroll (in college or graduate school); CF. matrix
flourish - grow well; prosper; make sweeping gestures; wave; brandish; Ex. The trees flourished in the sun. N: showy movement or gesture; embellishment or ornamentation (esp. in handwriting)
hypercritical - excessively exacting; too critical (without noticing good qualities)