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traverse - go through or across
purported - alleged; claimed; reputed or rumored; Ex. purported Satanists
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
apotheosis - elevation to godhood; an ideal example of something
palatial - of or suitable for a palace; magnificent
underhand - (underhanded) done slyly and secretly (being dishonest)
inveigle - deceive; lead astray by deception; wheedle(cajole); Ex. inveigle her into joining the club; CF. interest dishonestly
lunatic - insane; Ex. lunatic asylum
replete - fully filled; filled to the brim or to the point of being stuffed; abundantly supplied; Ex. report replete with errors
dossier - file of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back