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faculty - mental or bodily powers; teaching staff
mimicry - imitation
innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
brand - trademark; mark burned on the hide of an animal; mark burned into the flesh of criminals; mark of disgrace; V: mark with a brand; give a lasting bad name; stigmatize; Ex. The press branded him a liar.
confound - confuse; puzzle
adjutant - staff officer assisting the commander; assistant
slacken - slow up; loosen; make or become slack
adage - wise saying; proverb
figurative - not literal but metaphorical; using a figure(impression) of speech
wastrel - waster; profligate