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pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
insurrection - rebellion; uprising
superimpose - place over something else
irreproachable - beyond reproach; blameless; impeccable; Ex. irreproachable conduct
slovenly - untidy; careless in work habits; slipshod; N. sloven: one who is habitually untidy or careless
pervert - corrupt; turn from right to wrong; misuse; Ex. perverted sexual desire/scientific knowledge; N: person whose sexual behavior is not natural
jest - playful remark or act; V. act or speak playfully
murky - dark and gloomy; thick with fog; vague; Ex. murky night/fog; N. murk: partial or complete darkness; gloom
rotundity - roundness; sonorousness of speech
patrician - noble; aristocratic; N: person of high rank; aristocrat; CF. member of the governing classes in ancient Rome; CF. plebian