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Confound

To cause to be confused; to frustrate. (V)

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Connoisseur

An expert; an informed and astute judge. (N)

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Consequential

Pompous or self-important. (Adj)

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Contemn

To scorn or despise. (V)

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Contentious

Argumentative; quarrelsome. (Adj)

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Contiguous

Sharing a border; touching; adjacent. (Adj)

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Contrite

Regretful; seeking forgiveness. (Adj)

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Convention

Generally agreed upon practice or attitude. (N)

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Convoluted

Complex or complicated. (Adj)

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Corrigible

Capable of being right; correctable, reparable. (Adj)

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Countenance

To approve or tolerate. (V)

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Cozen

To deceive, beguile, hoodwink. (V)

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Craven

Coward; lacking courage; fainthearted. (Adj)

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Credulous

Tending to believe; gullible. (Adj)

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Crescendo

A gradual increase in intensity. (N)

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Culpable

Deserving blame. (Adj)

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Cyncism

An attitude or quality of belief that all people are motivated by selfishness. (N)