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scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
expansive - (of a person) outgoing and sociable; broad and extensive; able to increase in size
indecisive - marked by indecision; inconclusive; Ex. indecisive battle
nepotism - favoritism (to a relative); CF. nephew
embrace - hug; clasp with the arms; adopt or espouse; accept readily; encircle; include; Ex. embrace the cause/socialism; Ex. all-embracing; CF. brace; CF. bracelet
frivolous - lacking in seriousness; flippant; self-indulgently carefree; unworthy of serious attention; relatively unimportant; trivial
recondite - abstruse; not easily understood; profound; secret
turpitude - depravity; baseness; Ex. moral turpitude
wreak - inflict; Ex. wreak one's vengeance on
calligraphy - beautiful writing; excellent penmanship