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surreptitious - done secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
peruse - read through with care; N. perusal
reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
analgesic - causing insensitivity to pain; N.
amoral - nonmoral; having no understanding of right and wrong
ramify - branch out; divide into branches or subdivisions
debauch - corrupt morally; seduce from virtue; N. debauchery: wild behavior (with sex and alcohol)
revulsion - sudden strong feeling of disgust; sudden violent change of feeling; negative reaction; Ex. revulsion from the scenes of torture
allocate - assign; set apart for a particular purpose