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::: bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
::: swagger - walk or behave with an over-confident manner
::: piquant - pleasantly tart-tasting; spicy; pleasantly stimulating; Ex. piquant situation when my old enemy asked for my help
::: dummy - imitation of a real object used as a substitute; effigy
::: confidence - self-assurance; calm unworried feeling based on a strong belief in one's abilities; strong belief in the ability of a person or plan; trust or faith in a person or thing; something confided; secret; Ex. confidence in your ability; Ex. I'm telling you this in confidence; Ex. exchange confidences about their boyfriends; ADJ. confident
::: intelligentsia - intellectuals; members of the educated elite (often used derogatorily)
::: inept - unsuited; inappropriate; lacking skill; incompetent; CF. inapt: (of statements or ideas) inappropriate
::: gibe - mock; make jeering remarks; N: jeering remarks
::: pestle - tool for mashing or grinding substances in a hard bowl or mortar
::: prosperous - successful; rich; affluent; well-to-do; well-off