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obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
devise - think up; invent; plan; bequeath; N: bequest
discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable
roseate - rosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
gyroscope - apparatus used to maintain balance, ascertain direction, etc.
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
maternal - motherly; N. maternity: motherhood
gambol - romp; skip about; leap about playfully; frolic; N.
remission - temporary moderation (of disease symptoms); remitting of a debt or punishment; cancelation of a debt; pardon; Ex. The disease went into remission; Ex. Christians pray for the remission of sins.