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exploit - brave and successful act; deed or action, particularly a brave deed; CF. crossing the Atlantic ocean
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
paraphrase - restate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
elucidate - explain; make clear; clarify; enlighten; CF. lucid
vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
narcissist - conceited person; N. narcissism; CF. narcissus
voluptuous - sensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
snicker - half-stifled(suppressed) laugh; V.