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palimpsest - parchment or piece of writing material used for second time after original writing has been erased
vituperative - abusive; scolding; V. vituperate: berate; scold; rail against abusively
cursory - casual; hastily done with little attention to detail
lament - grieve; express sorrow; N. lamentation
problematic - causing a problem; open to doubt; doubtful; unsettled; questionable; Ex. Whether the arena will ever be completed is problematic.
gratify - please; satisfy; Ex. gratify a desire
irrepressible - unable to be restrained or held back; impossible to hold back
dynamo - generator for producing electricity; energetic person
pragmatist - practical person; N. pragmatism: pragmatic way of dealing with things
sensitization - process of being made sensitive or acutely responsive to an external agent or substance; V. sensitize: make or become sensitive