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::: stratagem - deceptive scheme; clever trick
::: bearing - deportment; connection
::: perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
::: nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
::: unregenerate - making no attempt to change one's bad practices
::: bemoan - lament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
::: unkempt - disheveled; uncared for in appearance; not combed; CF. comb
::: pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
::: discomfit - frustrate; put to rout; defeat; disconcert; embarrass; perturb
::: plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament