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Adonis

Very handsome man

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Atlas

Book of maps

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Boycott

Join with others to refuse to use, but, or deal with

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Chauvinist

Fanatical patriot; jingoist

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Gargantuan

Enormous; gigantic; prodigious

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Machiavellian

Crafty; deceitful; cunning

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Malapropism

Humorous misuse of words by a person unaware of the error

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Odyssey

Long, wandering journey

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Quixotic

Im practically idealistic; visionary

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Sadistic

Deriving pleasure by inflicting pain on others; deliberately cruel