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delusive - deceptive; likely to delude; misleading; raising vain hopes; Ex. delusive promises
drudgery - hard unpleasant work; menial work
palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
diminution - lessening; reduction in size; V. diminish
bristle - short stiff hair; V: (hair or fur) stand up stiffly
sheathe - place into a case; insert into or provide with a sheath; Ex. He sheathed his dagger; N. sheath: case for a blade
intermediary - intermediate; acting as a mediator; N: mediator; go-between
transmute - transform; change; convert to something different
glitter - shine brightly with flashing points of light; Ex. glittering diamond ring; N: sparkling light; attractiveness; glamor; Ex. glitter of the sun on the waves
bedizen - dress with vulgar finery