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narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
whim - sudden capricious idea; fancy
craft - skill (esp. with one's hands); skill in deceiving people; guile; ADJ. crafty: cleverly deceitful; cunning
intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
bombardment - attack (as with missiles or bombs); V. bombard
deterrent - something that discourages or deters