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skinflint - miser; stingy person
vanguard - forerunners; foremost position of an army; advance forces; foremost position in a trend or movement; CF. rearguard
motto - brief statement used to express a principle
resonant - (of a sound) echoing; resounding(sounding loudly); deep and full in sound; producing resonance; Ex. resonant voice; N. resonance
mercenary - motivated solely by money or gain; N.
splice - join together end to end to make one continuous length; fasten together; unite; Ex. splice two strips of tape; N.
unison - unity of pitch (in musical performance); complete accord; Ex. The choir sang in unison.
penitent - repentant; N.
placebo - harmless substance prescribed as a dummy pill
presumptuous - going beyond what is right; excessively forward; arrogant; taking liberties