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::: imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
::: abjure - renounce upon oath
::: supposititious - assumed; counterfeit; hypothetical
::: malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop
::: devotee - enthusiastic follower; enthusiast; Ex. devotee of Bach
::: averse - reluctant; disinclined; not liking or opposed; Ex. averse to cats/doing the house work
::: gradation - series of gradual stages; degree in such a progression
::: buccaneer - pirate
::: conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
::: egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance