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obscure - dark; vague; unclear; not well known; Ex. obscure meaning/village; V: darken; cover; make unclear; Ex. obscure the moon/meaning
stymie - thwart; present an obstacle; stump
omnivorous - eating both plant and animal food; devouring everything
oracular - of an oracle; prophetic; uttered as if with divine authority; mysterious or ambiguous; hard to understand; N. oracle: wiser person; prophecy made by an oracle
outgoing - sociable; eager to mix socially with others
predicament - difficult situation; tricky or dangerous situation; dilemma
compilation - listing of information in tabular or book form; compiling
satirical - using satire; mocking
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
dissertation - formal essay; treatise