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::: gainsay - deny
::: whinny - neigh like a horse; CF. neigh: make the sound which horses make
::: pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
::: conundrum - riddle; difficult problem
::: scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
::: pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
::: refraction - bending of a ray of light
::: lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
::: gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
::: explicit - totally clear; definite; outspoken