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gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
blandishment - flattery
hummock - small hill; hillock
acrimonious - stinging; caustic; bitter in words or manner; N. acrimony: bitter ill-natured animosity in speech or behavior
calumny - malicious misrepresentation; slander
supercilious - haughty; arrogant; condescending; patronizing; CF. eyebrow, cilium
elucidate - explain; make clear; clarify; enlighten; CF. lucid
philatelist - stamp-collector; N. philately: stamp collecting
beseech - beg; plead with
pinnace - small boat