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smirk - conceited smile; offensively self-satisfied smile (often at someone else's misfortune); V.
renegade - deserter; traitor; ADJ.
blotch - spot; blot; CF. blot+botch
surreptitious - done secretly; secret; furtive; sneaky; hidden
epistemologist - philosopher who studies the nature of knowledge; N. epistemology
skulk - move furtively and secretly; Ex. He skulked through the less fashionable sections of the city.
salacious - lascivious; lustful; Ex. salacious monk
ingrained - deeply established; firmly rooted; Ex. ingrained dirt/prejudice
fawning - courting favor by cringing and flattering; V. fawn: exhibit affection as a dog; seek favor or attention by obsequiousness
hovel - shack; small wretched house