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calculated - deliberately planned; likely
confound - confuse; puzzle
sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
shrewd - clever; astute
nemesis - someone seeking revenge; source of downfall or ruin; CF. Nemesis
glutton - someone who eats too much; ADJ. gluttonous: given to gluttony; greedy; CF. gluttony: habit of eating too much
infirmity - weakness
feint - trick; shift; sham blow; feigned attack to draw away defensive action; V.
embroider - decorate with needlework; ornament (a story) with fancy or fictitious details; embellish
quirk - sudden sharp turn or twist; startling twist; caprice; idiosyncrasy; peculiarity of behavior; Ex. by a quirk of fate