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noun The group following and attending to some important person


noun 1. The act of plotting 2. A crafty scheme or cunning design for the accomplishment of a sinister end


verb to overcome the distrust or hostility of; placate; win over


adjective not injured or harmed


verb to plan with evil intent; scheme


noun the state of being an accomplice; partnership or involvement in wrongdoing


noun a formal public speech, esp. one delivered on a special occasion, as on an anniversary, at a funeral, or at academic exercises


adjective gloomily or sullenly ill-humored, as a person or mood


adjective inclined to silence; reserved in speech; reluctant to join in conversation


adjective having or showing arrogant superiority to and disdain of those one views as unworthy

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