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cipher - nonentity; worthless person or thing; zero; secret code; V.
terse - concise; abrupt; pithy
gamut - entire range
gentility - those of gentle birth; high social class; refinement; quality of being genteel
mystic - of hidden meaning and spiritual power; Ex. mystic ceremonies; N. CF. mysticism
distort - twist out of shape; give a false account of; misrepresent; N. distortion
polarity - state of having two opposite qualities
bourgeois - middle class; selfishly materialistic; too interested in material possessions
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
fallow - (of land) plowed but not sowed (to improve the quality); uncultivated