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recast - reconstruct (a sentence, story, statue, etc.); fashion again
coy - shy (flirtatiously); showing a (pretended) lack of self-confidence; modest; coquettish; CF. job offer
deputize - work or appoint as a deputy; N. deputy: person who has the power to take charge when the leading person is away
comeuppance - deserts; well-deserved punishment or misfortune; rebuke
chide - scold; rebuke (someone who has done wrong)
tautological - needlessly repetitious; Ex. ``It was visible to the eye''; N. tautology: needless repetition of the same sense; statement that is always true
champion - support militantly; fight for; N: person who fights for or supports strongly (a principle, movement, person, etc.)
expurgate - clean; remove offensive parts of a book
boor - rude, insensitive person
eminent - rising above others; high; lofty; distinguished; Ex. eminent position