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bargain - agreement between two groups or people; something for sale at a price advantageous to the buyer; V: negotiate; trade; Ex. bargaining power
brazen - insolent; without shame; bold; Ex. brazen lie; V: face with bold self-assurance or with unshamed confidence
fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
perverse - purposely continuing to do something wrong; stubbornly wrongheaded; perverted; directed away from what is right; wicked and unacceptable; Ex. perverse satisfaction; Ex. Hannibal Lecter in a perverse mood; N. perversity
disconcert - confuse; upset; embarrass; perturb
simper - smirk; smile in a silly way; smile affectedly
evocative - tending to call up (emotions, memories)
ramification - branching out; subdivision; one branch of a system; one of the results following from an action or decision; Ex. ramifications of a business/the decision
institute - organization for a special purpose; V: establish
camaraderie - good-fellowship; CF. comrade