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drone - idle person who lives on other people's work; male bee
pretentious - ostentatious; showy; pompous; making unjustified claims; overambitious; Ex. pretentious films that claim to be art
appropriate - acquire; take possession of for one's own use without permission; set aside for a particular purpose; allocate; CF. misappropriate
escapade - prank; flighty conduct; reckless adventure that disobeys rules
nautical - pertaining to ships or navigation
occlude - shut; close; obstruct; Ex. A blood clot occluded an artery.
cunning - clever in deceiving; sly; N: cleverness in deceiving; deceit
monotheism - belief in one God
buffoon - stupid person; clown
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile