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incognito - with identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
metropolis - large city
anathema - solemn curse; someone or something regarded as a curse; V. anathematize
inordinate - beyond reasonable limits; unrestrained; excessive; Ex. inordinate demands
denotation - meaning; distinguishing by name; V. denote: indicate; refer to directly; mean; CF. connotation
incontinent - lacking self-restraint; not continent; licentious
diva - operatic singer; prima donna
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.