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purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists
rectify - set right; correct; CF. rect-: right
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
converge - approach; tend to meet; come together
pernicious - very harmful; deadly; very destructive; Ex. pernicious effect/anemia
debonair - (of men) friendly, charming, and fashionably dressed; aiming to please; CF. of good disposition
defiance - refusal to yield; resistance; V. defy; ADJ. defiant
methodical - systematic; N. method: systematic method of procedure
paramour - illicit lover
historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)