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reticent - inclined to silence; uncommunicative; reserved; Ex. He was reticent about the reasons; N. reticence
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
perjury - false testimony while under oath; V. perjure oneself: testify falsely under oath
monochrome - painting in only one color; ADJ.
invocation - prayer for help (used in invoking); calling upon as a reference or support; act of invoking
disbar - make (a lawyer) leave the bar or the legal profession
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
barrister - counselor-at-law or lawyer in the higher court of law; CF. bar
noose - loop formed in a rope
exacting - extremely demanding; Ex. exacting standard of safety