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homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
impute - attribute; ascribe; charge; N. imputation
avuncular - of or like an uncle
dilettante - aimless follower of an art or a field of knowledge (not taking it seriously); amateur; dabbler; CF. delight
spoonerism - accidental transposition of sounds in successive words; Ex. ``Let me sew you to your sheet'' for ``Let me show you to your seat''; CF. William Spooner
ordinance - decree; authoritative order
obnoxious - offensive; disagreeable; Ex. obnoxious smell
disclaim - disown; renounce claim to; deny; CF. disclaimer
broach - introduce as a subject; moot; open up
clout - great influence (especially political or social); hard blow with fist