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ulterior - intentionally hidden; beyond what is evident; situated beyond; unstated and often questionable; Ex. ulterior motive
incubate - hatch; warm (eggs) with the body to promote hatching; maintain at optimal environment conditions for development; be holding in one's body an infection which is going to develop into a disease; N. incubation; CF. incubation:disease
carillon - a set of bells (often in a tower) capable of being played
anomaly - irregularity
disperse - scatter; Ex. disperse the cloud/crowd
surrogate - substitute; person or thing used in place of another; Ex. surrogate mother; ADJ.
vouchsafe - grant condescendingly; guarantee; Ex. vouchsafe your fair return on your investment
effulgent - shining brightly; brilliant
despondent - without hope and courage; depressed; gloomy; N. despondency: loss of hope with gloom; dejection
infamous - notoriously bad; notorious; well known for being bad; Ex. infamous behavior; N: infamy: infamous act; evil fame or reputation