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wheedle - deceive, persuade, or obtain by flattery; cajole; coax; Ex. wheedle a promise out of her
hurtle - crash; rush; move with great speed; Ex. hurtling runaway train
fanfare - call by bugles or trumpets; showy display; spectacular public display
improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
calculated - deliberately planned; likely
obese - excessively fat; N. obesity
extort - wring from; get money by threats, etc.; obtain by force or threats; CF. extortionate: exorbitant
knotty - intricate; difficult; tangled; CF. knot
delude - deceive
excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.