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thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress
demented - insane
abstain - refrain; withhold from participation; intentionally not use one's vote;
futile - useless; hopeless; ineffectual
voluptuous - sensual; of or giving sensual pleasure; indulging in sensual pleasures; Ex. voluptuous lines; Ex. voluptuous life of the Romans; N. voluptuary: voluptuous person
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
hermetic - sealed by fusion so as to be airtight; airtight
egoism - excessive interest in one's self; belief that one should be interested in one's self rather than in others; selfishness; ADJ. egoistic, egoistical
franchise - right or privilege granted by authority; right to vote; license to sell a product in a particular territory
pestilential - (pestilent) causing plague; tending to cause death; baneful; N. pestilence: fatal epidemic disease (esp. bubonic plague)