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devious - roundabout; erratic; deviating from the straight course; not straightforward; not completely honest; Ex. devious route
adorn - decorate
excise - cut away; cut out; N: government tax on good produced and used inside a country; N. excision
disparity - difference; condition of inequality; OP. parity
wangle - achieve by cleverness or trick; wiggle out; fake; Ex. She tried to wangle an invitation to the party.
extenuate - weaken; mitigate; lessen the seriousness of (bad behavior)
bedraggle - wet thoroughly; ADJ. bedraggled: draggled
crone - hag; ugly old woman
expenditure - payment or expense; expending; something expended; output; Ex. receipt for the expenditure; Ex. expenditure of all the energy
bandy - discuss lightly or glibly; discuss in a frivolous manner; exchange (words) heatedly; quarrel; Ex. bandy words with