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reimburse - repay; pay back
exploit - make use of, sometimes unjustly; N. exploitation
improvise - compose on the spur of the moment
sleek - smooth and shining (as from good health); V.
verbiage - pompous array of words; too many unnecessary words; wordiness
outstrip - outrun; surpass; outdo
eccentric - irregular; odd; unconventional; whimsical; bizarre; not concentric
tendentious - promoting a particular point of view; biased; having an aim; designed to further a cause; Ex. tendentious rather than truth-seeking; CF. tend: move in a certain direction
overblown - inflated; exaggerated
bound - leap or spring; limit or confine; constitute the limit of; Ex. bounded by Canada; N: leap or jumping; boundary; ADJ: certain; having a duty to do something (legally or morally); confined by bonds; Ex. We are bound to be late; Ex. I am bound to say my opinion; CF. bounce, rebound