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rationalize - make rational; devise false reasons for (one's behavior); offer an excuse; give a plausible reason for an action in place of a true, less admirable ones; N. rationalization
duplicity - double-dealing; hypocrisy; being dishonest and deceitful; ADJ. duplicitous
periphery - outside edge especially of a round surface; perimeter; Ex. periphery of the town
domicile - home; V. ADJ. domiciled: having one's domicile; Ex. He is domiciled in Britain.
encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
expedient - suitable (for a particular purpose although not necessarily morally correct); practical; politic(prudent); N: something expedient
recount - narrate or tell (a story); count over again
embezzlement - taking for one's own use in violation of trust; stealing (of money placed in one's care)
impious - irreverent
belligerent - quarrelsome