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(vb) reproduce (a message, sound, or transmission) in a confused and distorted way
(n) of or relating to drama and the theatre
(n) a mild or indirect word or expression substituted for one considered to be too harsh or blunt when referring to something unpleasnt or embarassing
(n) an act of speaking one's thoughts aloud when by oneself or regardless of any heareres, esp. by a character in a play.
(adj) (of a tree or shrub) shedding its leaves annually
(n)a statement or proposition that, despite sound (or apparently sound) reasoning from acceptable premises, leads to a conclusion that seems senseless, logically unacceptable, or s
(vb) { trans. } poetic/literary dig; excavate
(n) a disease or ailment
(vb) hesitate or be unwilling to accept an idea or undertaking
(vb) bitterly regret
(adj) be strongly attracted to someone or something
(adj) knowing everything
(n) a letter, esp. a long or official one
(advb) soon; shortly
(n) the face of a building, esp. the principal front that looks onto a street or open space. or figuratively the face of something
(n) a utensil consisting of a wire or plastic mesh held in a frame, used for straining solids from liquids, for separating coarser from finer particles, or for reducing soft solids
(adj) soon passing out of sight, memory, or existence; quickly fading or disappearing
(adj) susceptible to physical or emotional attack or harm
(n) relating to, resembling, or containing opium
(vb) deduce or conclude (information) from evidence and reasoning rather than from explicit statements
(n) a commotion or fuss, esp. one caused by confliting views
(adj) carried out with a minimum of effort or reflection
(adj) talketive
(vb) strongly suggest the truth or existence of (something not expressly stated)
(n or vb)temporary rest from activity, excitement, or exertion, esp. sleep or the rest given by sleep: be lying, situated, or kept in a particular place
(adj) open to more than one interpretation; having a double meaning: unclear or inexact because a choice between alternatives has not been made
(n) the occurrence and development of events by chance in a happy or beneficial way
(adj) engaged in, involving, or reflecting deep or serious thought
(vb) wave or flourish (smoething, esp. a weapon) as a threat or in anger or excitement
(adj) conductive to success; favorable
(n) (a statement or theory) to be wrong or false; disprove
(adj) completely fascinated by what one is seeing or hearing: having been carried away bodily or transported to heaven
(n) a feeling of guilt or moral scruple that follows the doing of something bad
(adj) relevant to a subject under consideration
(n) the manifestation of Christ to the Gentilies as represented by the Magi
(vb) attack or affect severely
(adj) of or prompted by feelings of tenderness, sadness, or nostalgia

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