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evince - show clearly
recite - repeat aloud (something learned); describe; Ex. recite his complaints; N. recitation
formidable - menacing; arousing fear; threatening; difficult to defeat; Ex. formidable foe/question
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
dissident - dissenting (with an opinion, a group, or a government); rebellious; N.
dissertation - formal essay; treatise
infernal - pertaining to hell; devilish; N. inferno: place of fiery heat or destruction
vapid - lacking liveliness; dull and unimaginative; insipid and flavorless; Ex. vapid lecture
dissimulate - pretend; conceal by feigning; dissemble
congenial - pleasant; friendly; in agreement with one's tastes and nature; Ex. congenial weather