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narcissist - conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
commune - small (often rural) community whose members share work and income; V: exchange thoughts or feelings; Ex. commune with nature
feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
promote - advance in rank; advance; help to flourish; advocate; help actively in forming; publicize or popularize; Ex. Milk promotes health; Ex. promote a match/bill; Ex. promote a new product
indenture - bind as servant or apprentice to master; bind by indenture; N: contract binding one party into the service of another for a specified time (as between an apprentice and his master)
relegate - put into a lower or worse place; banish to an inferior position; delegate; assign; Ex. relegate the old furniture to the children's room; Ex. relegated to the second division
inaugurate - begin formally; install in office; induct into office by a formal ceremony; N. inauguration; ADJ. inaugural
reverend - deserving reverence; N: priest
hovel - shack; small wretched house
array - marshal; draw up in order; arrange in order; clothe splendidly; adorn; N: fine clothes; ordered group; Ex. in battle array