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obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
mercantile - concerning trade or merchants
brocade - rich, figured(patterned) fabric
besmirch - soil; defile; make dirty
rancid - having the odor of stale or decomposing fat; rank
dismiss - eliminate from consideration; no longer consider; put out of court without further hearing; reject; discharge from employment; direct to leave; ADJ. dismissive; N. dismissal
latent - present but not yet noticeable or active; dormant; hidden; N. latency; CF. potential
redolent - odorous; fragrant; suggestive (of an odor); Ex. redolent of onions/mystery
pomposity - self-important behavior; acting like a stuffed shirt(pompous person); ADJ. pompous: self-important
exhilarating - invigorating and refreshing; cheering; V. exhilarate: make cheerful and excited; Ex. exhilarated by the ride in the sports car