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1. Highlighted; extremely expressive

2. Depending on a condition - e.g. - in a contract

3. The act - practice - or art of mimicking

4. Decrease

5. Having no interest in politics

6. Bubbling over; outburst of spirit

7. Rumor designed to deceive the public

8. Bulging

9. Reduced or removed

10. Failure to perform (a given duty)

11. Warlike

12. Sly; treacherous; more dangerous than seems apparent

13. Prevent; render ineffectual or impossible; forestall; impede

14. To cause persuasion

15. Bachelor

16. To seize for military use; confiscate

17. Destroy utterly

18. The outer covering of a bird

19. Something that causes worry or dismay

20. To pretend (to deceive)

21. Agreed to by most people; by reputation

22. To blend into a coherent single unit

23. Stuff rope is made of

24. In existence

25. Turned to one side

26. A clown

27. An instrument that makes a loud clash sound

28. Highly important; of great significance or consequence

29. Fluent and articulate (speech)

30. Having a logical approach to things ('with dialectic thoroughness')

31. An office-holder

32. Neighborhood

33. Of favorable prospect; promising

34. Not important; silly; trivial

35. Enormous

36. The capturing of prey as a means of maintaining life.

37. Mild expression of an offensive fact

38. Frightening or gloomy

39. Tearful

40. Neglectful

41. Predicament

42. To increase

43. Fill to excess

44. Routine; boring

45. To wander from the usual course

46. Leader who arouses by emotional and inflamed speech

47. Abating the courage of; discouraging

48. The practice of extreme self-centeredness

49. The preliminary version of a report

50. Chain