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vaunted - boasted; bragged; highly publicized; V. vaunt: boast; brag
putative - supposed; reputed; generally regarded as such; Ex. putative father of the child
singular - being only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior
foreboding - premonition of evil; feeling of coming evil; V. forebode: be a warning of (something unpleasant)
vortex - whirlwind; whirlpool; center of turbulence; predicament into which one is inexorably plunged
vile - despicable; unpleasant; disgusting; Ex. vile slander
piebald - of different colors; mottled; spotted in different colors (esp. in black and white); Ex. piebald horse; CF. pie+bald
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
obdurate - stubborn; refusing to change one's belief
hiatus - gap; pause; gap or interruption in space or time; break