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demur - object (because of doubts, scruples); raise an objection (showing qualms); hesitate; Ex. demur at the idea of working on Sunday
conceit - vanity or self-love; too high opinion of one's own value; extravagant metaphor (in poetry)
acme - peak; pinnacle; highest point
dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal
commonwealth - nation governed by the people; republic; people of a nation
wrath - anger; fury
misconduct - immoral behavior; bad management; V.
stultify - make stupid in mind; cause to appear or become stupid or inconsistent; suppress; frustrate or hinder; Ex. stultifying effect of uninteresting work; Ex. stultify free expression
bent - determined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination
guileless - without deceit