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alter

change; modify

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apparel

attire; dress; garb

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distort

misrepresent; misstate; garble

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farce

mockery; burlesque

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fickle

inconstant; capricious

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flimsy

weak; inadequate; unconvincing; thin

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harbinger

omen; forerunner; precursor; herald

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interpret

explain; construe

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intimate

hint; suggest; imply

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irrelevant

inapplicable; extraneous

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lucrative

moneymaking; profitable; gainful

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malign

vilify; defame; slander

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monumental

huge; massive; immense

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negligible

slight; trifling; inconsequential

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ogre

monster; fiend; tyrant; despot

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prestige

influence; status; reputation

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quiver

tremble; shiver; shudder

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rout

overwhelm; conquer

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sage

scholar; philosopher

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weird

strange; fantastic; bizarre