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discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)
coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
churlish - boorish; rude; N. churl: boor; yahoo
luminary - celebrity (in a specific field); dignitary; object that gives light (as a celestial body)
duplicity - double-dealing; hypocrisy; being dishonest and deceitful; ADJ. duplicitous
lopsided - heavier or larger on one side than the other; Ex. lopsided way of walking
rightful - legally correct; Ex. rightful owner
usury - lending money at illegal high rates of interest
vigilante - one who without authority assumes law enforcement powers
derision - ridicule; ADJ. derisive; CF. derisory