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dilemma - situation that requires a choice between equally unfavorable options; problem; choice of two unsatisfactory alternatives
swindler - cheater
disputatious - argumentative; fond of argument
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
homage - honor; tribute; great respect; Ex. pay/do homage to
defray - provide for the payment of; undertake the payment of; pay
overweening - arrogant; presumptuous
shuffle - mix together; jumble; move (something) from one place to another; slide (the feet) along the ground while walking; Ex. shuffle papers from one pile to another; N.
requisite - necessary requirement; something required; ADJ: required; necessary
verisimilitude - appearance of truth; quality of appearing to be true or real; likelihood; Ex. verisimilitude of her performance as Lady Macbeth