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contrivance - something contrived; machine or apparatus; clever deceitful plan; scheme
pander - cater to (the low desires of others)
profane - violate; desecrate (something holy); treat unworthily; be profane for; ADJ: secular; nonreligious; irreverent for holy things
interpolate - insert between
wallow - roll in mud; indulge in; (of a ship) roll in a rough sea; become helpless; Ex. wallow in the mud/luxury
incognito - with identity concealed; using an assumed name; ADJ.
ploy - strategem to gain an advantage; tactic; Ex. management ploy
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
corrode - destroy or wear away gradually by chemical action (over a long period)
plight - difficult condition; condition or state (esp. a bad state or condition); predicament