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Furtive

sly, Expressive of hidden motives or purposes; shifty

Ignominy

Great personal dishonor or humiliation

Obdurate

Unmoved by persuasion, pity, or tender feelings; stubborn; Hardened against feeling; hardhearted

Sinuous

Having many curves, bends, or turns; winding, Indirect; devious

Subterfuge

An artifice or expedient used to evade a rule, escape a consequence, hide something, Something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity

Tortuous

Deceitfully indirect or morally crooked, as proceedings, methods, or policy; devious, Not direct or straightforward, as in procedure or speech; intricate; circuitous

Progenitor

A person or thing that first indicates a direction, originates something, or serves as a model; predecessor; precursor. An originator; a founder

Progeny

A descendant or offspring, as a child, plant, or animal, Something that originates or results from something else; outcome; issue

Peremptory

Leaving no opportunity for denial or refusal; imperative. Imperious or dictatorial. Positive or assertive in speech, tone, manner, etc

Prerogative

A right, privilege, etc., limited to a specific person or to persons of a particular category

Provincial

Belonging or peculiar to some particular province; local
2. Of or pertaining to the provinces, A member of a religious order presiding over the order in a given district or province

Requite

To make repayment or return for (service, benefits, etc.)

Tripartite

Involving, participated in, or made by three parties

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