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delusion - false belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
withhold - refuse to give; hold back; Ex. withholding tax
conformity - harmony; agreement with established rules or customs; similarity; Ex. behave in conformity with; V. conform: be similar; act in agreement; comply; Ex. conform to the rule; CF. conformance
extemporaneous - not planned; impromptu; extempore
milieu - social environment; means of expression; Ex. feel out of one's milieu; Ex. His proper milieu is watercolor.
ventilate - admit fresh air into to replace stale air
excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
nectar - drink of the gods; sweet liquid collected by bees
unearth - dig up; discover (facts) by careful searching; Ex. He unearthed some secrets about her; OP. conceal