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smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism
prelude - introduction; introductory performance or event; forerunner
incognito - with identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
carnivorous - meat-eating; N. carnivore; CF. herbivore
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
carnage - destruction of life; slaughter; killing of large numbers of people or animals
concur - agree; coincide; happen at the same time
artless - without guile; open and honest