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dissembler

-noun
-liar; deceiver

2

prevaricator

-noun
-liar; deceiver

3

proponent

-noun
-one who argues in support of something
-an ADVOCATE
-a champion of a cause

4

prodigy

-noun
-a person with great talent
-a young genius

5

oracle

-noun
-a person considered to be a source of wise counsel or prophetic opinions

6

misanthrope

-noun
-a person who hates or distrusts humankind

7

innovator

-noun
-a person who introduces something new

8

sycophant

-noun
-a person who seeks favor by flattering people of influence
-a TOADY
-someone who behaves in a OBSEQUIOUS or servile (servant-like) manner

9

stoic

-noun
-A person who is seemingly indifferent or unaffected by joy, grief, pleasure, or pain
-someone who is impassive and emotionless

10

reprobate

-noun
-a morally unprincipled person

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renegade

-noun
-a disloyal person who betrays his or hers cause
-a traitor
-a deserter