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peripheral - of a periphery; marginal; outer; of minor importance; not central; Ex. peripheral nerve/interest
bombast - grandiloquent, pompous speech
prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
raconteur - story-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
tact - skill or sensitivity in dealing with people without causing offence
sycophant - servile flatterer; bootlicker; yes man; ADJ. sycophantic
ignoble - unworthy; not noble; dishonorable; Ex. ignoble deed
usury - lending money at illegal high rates of interest
sonic - of sound or its speed in air; CF. subsonic, supersonic
purveyor - furnisher of foodstuffs; caterer; V. purvey: supply (eg. food); furnish; CF. provide