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::: evoke - call forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
::: bent - determined; Ex. bent on advancing in the business; N: natural talent or inclination
::: noisome - foul smelling; very unpleasant; unwholesome
::: cogent - convincing
::: ribald - marked by vulgar lewd humor; wanton; profane; N. ribaldry: ribald language or joke
::: assurance - firm statement that something is certainly true; promise or pledge; certainty; confidence in one's own ability; self-confidence; Ex. In spite of all his assurances, he did not come back; Ex. assurance of his loyalty; Ex. The teacher lacked assurance in fron of his class; V. assure; tell firmly with confidence; ensure; make (something) certain to heappen; make (someone) feel sure; give confidence to; ADJ. assured: self-assured; confident in one's own ability; showing certainty
::: tirade - long angry denunciatory speech; diatribe; harangue; extended scolding; denunciation
::: maculated - spotted; stained; CF. immaculate
::: encumber - burden; N. encumbrance
::: fathomless - too deep to be measured or understood; unfathomable