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calumny - malicious misrepresentation; slander
jetsam - things thrown from a ship (to lighten the ship)
panegyric - formal praise; encomium; Ex. I don't deserve such panegyrics.
indoctrinate - cause to accept a doctrine without questioning it; Ex. indoctrinated with mindless anti-communism
conscript - draftee; person forced into military service; V.
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
intransigence - refusal of any compromise; stubbornness; ADJ. intransigent: uncompromising
deplore - regret; express sorrow and severe disapproval for something bad; Ex. deplore their violent behavior; ADJ. deplorable: very bad; deserving severe disapproval; Ex. deplorable living condition
glamor - compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous
disarray - state of disorder; a disorderly or untidy state; Ex. with her clothes in disarray