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Complicity

participation with another in an act that is or seems to be deceitful

Duplicity

deceitfulness in speech or conduct; double-dealing. Being physically or numerically double or two fold; doubleness

Explicate

To make clear; to explain thoroughly, often in literary context

Explicit

Definite; stated in detail

Exploit

A noteable or heroic deed. To make use of selfishly or unethically. To publicize.

Imply

To indicate indirectly; to hint

Ploy

a tactic intended to frustrate, embarrass, or gain an advantage over an opponent

ply

To use a tool or weapon vigorously; to work at a trade. To offer something persistently. the thickness of cloth, yarn, or rope. Wood layered with crosswise grain

Supplicate

ask for humbly or earnestly, as in prayer

Apprehend

To arrest, grasp mentally, to understand, to anticipate with anxiety.

Comprise

to include or consist of; contain

Entrepreneur

a person who organizes, operates and assumes the risk for a business venture

Impregnable

strong enough to resist attack of capture, as a fortress

Reprehend

to reprimand, reprove, or express disapproval

Reprisal

an action or act of retaliation against someone for injuries received

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