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wily - crafty; cunning; artful; N. wile: deceitful stratagem
blunt - having a dull edge; abrupt and frank in speech or manner; brusque; V: make or become blunt
sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
pretext - excuse
consign - send to a person or place for sale; deliver officially; entrust; put into the care of another; set apart (for a special purpose); N. consignment; CF. consignor, consignee
practicable - feasible
calculated - deliberately planned; likely
skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
entail - make necessary; require; necessitate; involve; limit the inheritance of (property) to a specified succession of heirs; Ex. entail A on/upon B
havoc - widespread damage; disorder; chaos