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  1. charlatan: when they realized that the Wizard didn't know how to get them back, Dorothy and her companions were indignant that they'd been duped by a charlatan
    quack; pretender to knowledge
  2. circumlocution: he was afraid to call a spade a spade and resorted to circumlocutions to avoid direct reference to his subject
    indirect or roundabout expression
  3. cliche: n
    phrase dulled in meaning by repetition
  4. coalesce: the brooks coalesce into one larger river
    combine; fuse
  5. coercion: the inquisitors used both physical and psychological coercion to force them to deny their ideas
    use of force to get someone to obey
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