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ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
rigid - hard and unbending; stiff and unyielding; fixed in behavior or views; strict; rigorous; Ex. rigid rule
irreconcilable - impossible to reconcile; incompatible; not able to be resolved
grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
diabolical - diabolic; devilish; fiendish
bemoan - lament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
poseur - person who pretends to be sophisticated, elegant, etc., to impress others; person who poses; CF. pose
swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner
asteroid - small planet
badger - pester; annoy continually with demands; persuade by asking again and again; Ex. The children badgered me into taking them into the cinema; N: a kind of mountain animal