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probity - uprightness; honesty; incorruptibility
blare - loud or harsh roar or screech; dazzling blaze of light
graphic - pertaining to the art of delineating; vividly described
wreak - inflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
preempt - prevent in advance; head off(forestall); forestall by acting first; appropriate for oneself before others; supplant; take the place of; displace; Ex. preempt any attempts; ADJ. preemptive
bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
portly - stout; corpulent
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
perceptive - insightful; showing a good ability at perceiving and understanding; aware; wise; of perception
opalescent - iridescent; lustrous; like an opal; N. opalescence