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::: smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.
::: terminal - part that forms the end; railroad or bus station; ADJ. forming an end; ending in death; fatal; Ex. terminal cancer
::: obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
::: aptitude - fitness; talent
::: bilk - swindle; cheat
::: countenance - approve; support; tolerate; Ex. countenance his rude behavior; N: face; appearance
::: centigrade - denoting a widely used temperature scale (basically same as Celsius)
::: historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
::: incredulity - tendency to disbelief
::: mischief - behavior (of children) causing trouble with no serious harm; damage; harm; Ex. mischief to the crops; ADJ. mischievous: causing mischief; playfully troublesome