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layman - man who is not a cleric; man who is nonprofessional
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
intractable - unruly; difficult to manage; Ex. intractable problem/child
sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
illusive - deceiving; based on illusion; causing illusion; deceptive
nonentity - person of no importance; nonexistence
rancor - long-lasting hatred; bitterness; Ex. negotiation without rancor; ADJ. rancorous
trickster - person who cheats people
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
filigree - delicate ornamental lacelike metalwork