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flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
pretend - feign; pretend to: claim to possess; make pretensions to; Ex. I don't pretend to much expertise; N. pretense
denounce - condemn; criticize; N. denunciation
pilfer - steal things of small value; filch; snitch
glacial - like a glacier; of an ice age; extremely cold; Ex. glacial epoch; CF. iceberg
lilliputian - extremely small; CF. Lilliput in Gulliver's Travels
nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place
dogmatic - opinionated; holding stubbornly to one's opinion; arbitrary; doctrinal
labyrinth - maze
languor - lack of physical or mental energy; lassitude; depression