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::: connivance - pretense of ignorance of something wrong; assistance; permission to offend; V. connive: feign ignorance (of a wrong); cooperate secretly in an illegal action; conspire
::: diversion - act of turning aside; pastime; V. divert: turn aside from a course; distract; amuse
::: ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
::: ruthless - pitiless; merciless; cruel
::: exhilarating - invigorating and refreshing; cheering; V. exhilarate: make cheerful and excited; Ex. exhilarated by the ride in the sports car
::: jaundiced - yellowed; prejudiced (envious, hostile, or resentful) from long and disappointing experience of human affairs; Ex. with a jaundiced eye
::: delude - deceive
::: merit - deserve; ADJ. meritorious: deserving reward or praise
::: evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
::: alliteration - repetition of beginning sound in poetry