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discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
fabricate - build; lie; make up (a story) in order to deceive; Ex. fabricate the whole story; CF. fabric: underlying structure; Ex. fabric of society
deface - mar; disfigure
fritter - waste (time or money on unimportant things)
promontory - headland
tactful - careful no to cause offence; OP. tactless
balk - stop short, as if faced with an obstacle, and refuse to continue; foil; stop or get in the way of; frustrate
hoodwink - deceive; delude
feral - (of an animal) not domestic; wild
confide - tell in confidence (to a person one trusts); be confident about