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perjury

(adj) willfu giving of a false testimony under oath

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perspicuity

(n) clearness or lucidity

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preposterous

(adj) utterly foolish

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trepidation

(n) tremulous fright

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voluble

(adj) talkative

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admonish

(v) to advise against something

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aplomb

(n) poise and assurance

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barrage

(n) overwhelming quantity

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cognizant

(adj) aware

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collusion

(n) secret agreement

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hegemony

(n) leadership

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nebulous

(adj) hazy, vague, or confused

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paradigm

(n) example serving as a model. a pattern

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unctuous

(adj) excessively smooth or smug

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urbane

(adj) reflecting elegance and sophistication