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magniloquent - boastful; pompous
gargoyle - waterspout carved in grotesque figures on a building
parvenu - upstart; newly rich person
castigation - punishment; severe criticism or disapproval
satiate - satisfy fully (physical needs such as hunger); sate; N. satiety: condition of being satiated
haggle - argue about prices (in an attempt to bargain)
edifice - building (of imposing size)
pristine - unspoiled; remaining in a pure state; characteristic of earlier times; primitive; Ex. an old book in pristine condition
snuffle - sniffle; sniff repeatedly (in order to keep liquid from running out of the nose)
refurbish - renovate; make clean, bright, or fresh (make new) again; make bright by polishing; Ex. refurbish an old theater; CF. furbish: polish