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gloss_over - explain away with the intention of deceiving or hiding faults
conformist - person who uncritically conforms to the customs of a group; OP. nonconformist: one who does not conform to accepted beliefs of norms
boor - rude, insensitive person
sophomoric - immature; half-baked; like a sophomore
bilk - swindle; cheat
defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
wizened - shriveled; withered; Ex. wizened apple/old lady
nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
exiguous - small in amount; minute
crass - very unrefined; grossly insensible; crude and undiscriminating; Ex. crass behavior