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onus - burden; responsibility
incur - bring upon oneself
crochet - make (a piece of needlework) by looping thread with a hooked needle; N. CF. crotchet
subterfuge - stratagem(deceptive scheme); pretense; evasion; Ex. resort to a harmless subterfuge
trajectory - path taken by a projectile; Ex. trajectory of a bullet
nimble - quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind
fresco - painting on wet plaster (usually fresh)
disapprobation - disapproval; condemnation
scanty - meager; insufficient
embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)