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supposition - assumption; hypothesis; surmise; V. suppose
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
authenticate - prove genuine
illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
snicker - half-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.
abdicate - renounce; give up (position, right, or responsibility)
hackles - hairs on back and neck, especially of a dog; Ex. make someone's hackles rise
swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
knack - special talent; art