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::: amulet - charm; talisman; an object worn believed to protect against evil, bad luck
::: petrify - turn to stone; cause to become stonelike; stun or paralyze
::: repertoire - list of works of music, drama, etc., a performer is prepared to present; CF. repertory
::: occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
::: lilliputian - extremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
::: bludgeon - club; heavy-headed weapon; V.
::: scintilla - trace; minute amount; shred; least bit; Ex. There is not a scintilla of truth; CF. spark
::: perennial - something long-lasting; perennial plant; ADJ: lasting through the year or many years; lasting for a long time; enduring
::: pulpit - raised platform used in preaching (in a church)
::: disingenuous - not naive; not candid; sophisticated; worldly wise; OP. ingenuous