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::: obloquy - slander; disgrace; infamy
::: renounce - abandon; give up (by formal announcement); disown; repudiate; Ex. renounce one's claim to the property/one's religion; N. renunciation
::: forestall - prevent by taking action in advance
::: predicament - difficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
::: tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
::: sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
::: ingenue - ing\'enue; young innocent girl
::: comatose - in a coma; extremely sleepy
::: gleam - brief flash of light; glow; V.
::: piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal