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favoritism - display of partiality toward a favored person
misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
shyster - lawyer using questionable methods; unscrupulous practioner
mottled - blotched in coloring; spotted; Ex. mottled face; V. mottle: mark with blotches of different colors
consanguineous - (consanguine) having a common ancestor
impugn - dispute or contradict (often in an insulting way); attack as false or questionable; challenge; gainsay; CF. fight
credo - creed
oblivious - inattentive or unmindful; unaware; wholly absorbed; forgetful(having the habit of forgetting)
disjunction - act or state of separation; disunity; CF. disjunctive: expressing a choice between two ideas; CF. conjunction; CF. conjunctive
qualms - uneasy feelings; misgivings; uneasy fears especially about matters of conscience; Ex. I have no qualms about giving this assignment to Helen.