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exact - demand and obtain by force; Ex. exact a promise from him; N. exaction
emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
innuendo - indirect or subtle (derogatory) hint; insinuation; Ex. sexual innuendo
equitable - fair; impartial; OP. inequitable
proliferate - grow rapidly (in numbers); spread; multiply; N. proliferation
burnish - make shiny by rubbing; polish
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
attentive - alert and watchful; listening carefully; paying attention; considerate; thoughtful; politely helpful; Ex. attentive audience; Ex. He was attentive to the old lady; N. attentions: act of courtesy and consideration
syllogism - logical formula consisting of a major premise, a minor premise and a conclusion; deceptive or specious argument
flay - strip off skin; plunder; remove the skin from; criticize harshly