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conspiracy - treacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
jaunty - cheerful and pleased with life; lighthearted; animated; easy and carefree; dapper in appearance; Ex. jaunty person/hat
subaltern - subordinate
encipher - encode; convert a message into code; put into cipher
insatiable - not easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
optometrist - one who fits glasses to remedy visual defects
coterie - group that meets socially; select circle; close group of people with shared interests
egoism - excessive interest in one's self; belief that one should be interested in one's self rather than in others; selfishness; ADJ. egoistic, egoistical
bureaucracy - overregulated administrative system marked by red tape; ADJ. bureaucratic
dumbfound - (dumfound) astonish (making dumb); ADJ. dumbfounded, dumfounded, dumbstruck