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::: assurance - firm statement that something is certainly true; promise or pledge; certainty; confidence in one's own ability; self-confidence; Ex. In spite of all his assurances, he did not come back; Ex. assurance of his loyalty; Ex. The teacher lacked assurance in fron of his class; V. assure; tell firmly with confidence; ensure; make (something) certain to heappen; make (someone) feel sure; give confidence to; ADJ. assured: self-assured; confident in one's own ability; showing certainty
::: suffragist - advocate of the extension of voting rights (for women); CF. suffrage
::: unsavory - distasteful; disagreeable; morally offensive; Ex. unsavory activity/reputation
::: irony - hidden sarcasm or satire; use of words that seem to mean the opposite of what they actually mean; use of words to convey the opposite of their literal meaning
::: incapacitate - disable; N. incapacity: lack of capacity
::: brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
::: lethargic - drowsy; dull; N. lethargy: state of sluggishness and inactivity
::: scrupulous - conscientious; extremely thorough; Ex. scrupulous worker
::: invalid - one incapacitated(disabled) by a chronic illness; ADJ: incapacitated by illness; not valid; null; V: allow to leave (a military force) because of ill-health
::: embody - give a bodily form to; incorporate; include