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deputize - work or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away
comprise - include; consist of
tentative - not fully worked out or developed; provisional; experimental; uncertain; hesitant; not definite or positive; Ex. tentative agreement/reply
bilious - suffering from indigestion; sick from having too much bile; irritable; easily irritated
varnish - paint used to coat a surface with a glossy film; glossy coating produced by using this substance; Ex. nail varnish; V.
progenitor - ancestor
vacuous - empty; lacking in ideas; inane; stupid; Ex. vacuous expression; N. vacuity
venal - capable of being bribed; corrupt; CF. vernal
minatory - menacing; threatening
placate - pacify; bring peace to; conciliate; appease