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balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
mountebank - charlatan; boastful pretender
whine - complain (in a sad voice); make a high sad sound (as in pain or supplication)
advert - refer
marital - pertaining to marriage
exculpate - clear from blame or guilt
matriarch - woman who rules a family or larger social group
puerile - childish; immature; CF. puer: boy
polygamist - one who has more than one spouse at a time; CF. bigamy; CF. polyandry