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philanderer - faithless lover; flirt
guile - deceit; duplicity; wiliness; cunning; Ex. persuade her by guile
megalomania - mania for doing grandiose things; mental disorder characterized by delusions of wealth, power, or importance
battalion - army unit made up of four or more companies
reconnaissance - survey of enemy by soldiers; reconnoitering; V. reconnoiter: make a preliminary inspection of (esp. to gather military information)
hypochondriac - person unduly worried about his health; worrier without cause about illness; ADJ. CF. hypochondria: neurosis that one is or is becoming ill; CF. abdomen
alacrity - cheerful promptness without reluctance
exclaim - cry out suddenly; N. exclamation; ADJ. exclamatory
imprecation - curse; swearword
verdigris - green coating or patina on copper which has been exposed to the weather