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ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
hover - hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state
ovoid - egg-shaped; CF. ovum; CF. ovulate
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
implore - beg
culprit - one guilty of a crime
outcast - one that has been excluded from a society; ADJ.
commiserate - feel or express pity or sympathy for
homogeneous - of the same kind; uniform in composition throughout