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assurance - firm statement that something is certainly true; promise or pledge; certainty; confidence in one's own ability; self-confidence; Ex. In spite of all his assurances, he did not come back; Ex. assurance of his loyalty; Ex. The teacher lacked assurance in fron of his class; V. assure; tell firmly with confidence; ensure; make (something) certain to heappen; make (someone) feel sure; give confidence to; ADJ. assured: self-assured; confident in one's own ability; showing certainty
pseudonym - pen name; fictitious name assumed by an author; ADJ. pseudonymous
discursive - (of a person or writing) digressing; rambling (without any clear plan)
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
scenario - plot outline; screenplay(script for a movie); opera libretto; outline of possible future events
presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties
cadet - student at a military school
exude - flow out slowly; discharge (gradually); give forth; N. exudation
fiasco - total failure; CF. bottle
infraction - violation (of a rule or regulation); breach