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anomalous
abnormal , irregular departing from the usual
asperson
a damaging or derogatory statement
bizarre
extremely strange , unusual , atypical
brusque
abrupt , blunt , with no formalities
cajole
to coax , persuade through flatterely , or artifice
castigate
to punish severely, to criticize severely
contrive
to plan with ingenuity, invent; to bring about as the result of a scheme or plan
demagogue
a leader who exploits popular prejudices and false claims and promises in order to gain power
disabuse
to free from deception or error ,
ennui
wearyness and disatisfaction from lack of occupation or interest , boredom
fetter
a chain or a shackle placed on the feet
heinous
very wicked, offensive, hateful
immutable
not subject to change , constant
insurgent
one who rebels or rises against authority
megalomania
a delusion marked by a feeling of power , wealth , talent
sinecure
a position requiring little or no work
surreptious
stealthy, secret, intended to escape observation
transgress
to go beyond a limit or boundary
transmute
to change from one nature, substance, or form to another
vicarious
performed , suffered , or otherwise experienced by one person in place of another