GRE Text Completion: JiJing 1373-GRE填空机经1373题 - DN4QYIOK5KF22OEQA

In his youth, the naturalist and artist John James Audubon was given to ____________ glamorous tales about himself: he falsely claimed to have studied under a renowned French painter and hinted that he was the heir apparent to the French throne. A. disavowing B. understating C. constraining D. obfuscating E. concocting