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roseate - rosy; optimistic; Ex. roseate views
delusion - false belief; hallucination; deluding; Ex. delusions of grandeur; Ex. under the delusion that
fiend - evil spirit; devil
plagiarize - steal another's ideas or writings and pass them off as one's own; Ex. ideas plagiarized from my article; N. plagiarism; CF. kidnap
jettison - throw overboard (from a ship or plane)
manifest - evident; visible; obvious; V: show plainly
phenomena - observable facts; subjects of scientific investigation; SG. phenomenon: observable fact; very unusual person, thing, or event; marvel; wonder; CF. phenomenons; ADJ. phenomenal: very unusual; extraordinary; of a phenomenon; Ex. phenomenal strength
inquisitor - questioner (especially harsh); investigator; person making an inquisition
sanguine - optimistic; cheerful; hopeful; of the color of blood; red
malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop