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affidavit - written statement made under oath (for use as proof in a court of law)
pallid - pale; wan; Ex. pallid complexion
imbroglio - complicated situation (as in a play); painful or complex misunderstanding (as in a play); entanglement; confused mass (as of papers); V. embroil
pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
repine - fret; complain; be annoyed; Ex. repine over the undone work
didactic - (of speech or writing) intended to teach a moral lesson; teaching; instructional; N. didacticism
prevail - be widespread; triumph over; gain victory; prevail on: persuade; induce; Ex. Justice has prevailed; Ex. prevail on someone to do something
voluptuous - sensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
brawn - human muscle; muscular strength; sturdiness
preposterous - absurd; completely unreasonable; ridiculous