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::: expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
::: espouse - adopt; support (an idea or aim); marry; N. espousal
::: alcove - nook; recess
::: ostracize - banish from a group; exclude from public favor; ban; Ex. His friends ostracized him. N. ostracism
::: vacillate - waver (in opinion); fluctuate; sway to and fro; N. vacillation
::: redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
::: tumid - (of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous
::: inkling - hint; slight indication
::: trinket - knickknack; bauble; cheap jewelry
::: paltry - insignificant; petty; trifling; contemptible; Ex. paltry sum; CF. trash