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grandiose - affectedly grand; pretentious; high-flown; ridiculously exaggerated; impressive; great in size or scope; grand; Ex. grandiose ideas
abnegation - renunciation; self-sacrifice; self-abnegation
seasoned - experienced
seethe - be violently disturbed; boil; (of a liquid) move about wildly as if boiling; Ex. The nation was seething with discontent.
obdurate - stubborn; refusing to change one's belief
hut - crude dwelling; shack
squelch - produce a splashing sound (when stepping through mud); crush; squash; CF.
acknowledge - recognize; admit
retract - withdraw; take back; draw back; Ex. retract a statement/an offer/claws; N. retraction; CF. retractile
inception - start; beginning