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incorrigible - uncorrectable
pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
embargo - ban on commerce or other activity
attenuate - make thin; weaken
nurture - nourish; feed; educate; rear; care for while it is growing or developing; foster; cultivate; N: something that nourishes; rearing
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
excoriate - scold with biting harshness; censure strongly; strip the skin off
missive - letter; written statement; CF. sent
altercation - noisy quarrel
philanthropist - lover of mankind; doer of good; N. philanthropy