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hideous - repulsive to the sight; ugly; repugnant; Ex. hideous face/scream
gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
ruse - trick to deceive; stratagem
ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
invalidate - weaken; destroy; make invalid; nullify
sheaf - bundle of stalks of grain; any bundle of things tied together
demented - insane
duress - forcible restraint, especially unlawfully; coercion by threat; illegal coercion; Ex. a promise made under duress
parchment - writing material made from the skin of a sheep or goat
aviary - enclosure for birds; large cage