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projectile - missile; fired or thrown object (such as stone or bullet)
symbiosis - interdependent relationship (between groups, species) often mutually beneficial; ADJ. symbiotic; CF. together + life
subversive - tending to overthrow or ruin; V. subvert: overthrow completely (an established system); destroy completely; CF. undermine ?
deference - courteous regard for another's wish; courteous yielding to another's wish or opinion (showing respect); ADJ. deferential; OP. effrontery
jostle - shove; bump; push against (someone) rather roughly; Ex. jostled by the crowds
lackluster - lacking luster(shine; gloss); dull
mountebank - charlatan; boastful pretender
ennui - boredom; listlessness and dissatisfaction resulting from lack of interest; CF. annoy
anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
supererogatory - superfluous; more than needed or demanded