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blunder - error; stupid mistake
dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
pliable - flexible; easily influenced; yielding; adaptable
epistemologist - philosopher who studies the nature of knowledge; N. epistemology
vouch - give a personal guarantee; Ex. I can vouch for his integrity; N. voucher
sententious - pithy; terse; concise; aphoristic
circumlocution - indirect or roundabout expression (by using an uncecessarily large number of words esp. when trying to avoid answering a difficult question directly)
besiege - surround with armed forces; harass (with requests); annoy continually
underscore - underline; emphasize
hover - hang about; (of birds or aircraft) stay in the air in one place; (of people) wait nearby; stay around one place; waver; be in an uncertain state