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recant - disclaim or disavow; retract a previous statement; openly confess error; Ex. recant one's faith/a statement
untenable - (of a position, esp. in an argument) indefensible; not able to be maintained
censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
efface - rub out; remove the surface of
conjure - cause to appear by magic; summon (a devil or a spirit) by magical power; practice magic (esp. by very quick movement of the hands); evoke; conjure up: bring into the mind; Ex. The magician conjured a rabbit out of his hat.
exhilarating - invigorating and refreshing; cheering; V. exhilarate: make cheerful and excited; Ex. exhilarated by the ride in the sports car
flutter - (of a bird with large wings) wave (the wings) lightly, rapidly, and irregularly; vibrate rapidly or erratically; fly by waving quickly; flitter; N.
fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
bohemian - unconventional (in an artistic way)
alimony - payments made regularly to an ex-spouse after divorce