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delusive - deceptive; likely to delude; misleading; raising vain hopes; Ex. delusive promises
masochist - person who enjoys his own pain; CF. masochism
indolent - lazy
flail - beat with or as if with a flail; move wildly; thresh grain by hand; strike or slap; toss about; N: threshing tool consisting of a stick swinging from the end of a long handle
assumption - something taken for granted; the taking over or taking possession of; Ex. her assumption of power; V. assume
ecologist - person concerned with the interrelationship between living organisms and their environment; person concerned with the detrimental effects of human civilization on the environment; CF. ecology
chancellor - legal official of high rank; CF. chancellery(chancellory): position of a chancellor
depravity - extreme corruption; wickedness; V. deprave
premise - assumption; postulate; proposition upon which an argument is based
quicksilver - mercury