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expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
bemused - confused; lost in thought; preoccupied
insinuate - hint; imply; suggest indirectly; creep in; introduce or insert (oneself) by artful means; Ex. insinuate himself into the boss's favor; CF. ingratiate
fallacious - false; based on a fallacy; misleading; N. fallacy: false idea or notion; false reasoning; Ex. popular fallacy; Ex. fallacy of the argument
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
maxim - proverb; truth pithily stated
abortive - unsuccessful; fruitless
evanescent - fleeting; vanishing; soon disappearing; V. evanesce
avalanche - great mass of falling snow and ice
engaged - employed; busy; betrothed; involved in conflict