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parvenu - upstart; newly rich person
surmount - overcome
frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
sinister - evil; ominous
harping - tiresome dwelling on a subject; V. harp: dwell on(think or speak a lot about) tediously
prosody - art of versification; study of the metrical structure of verse
larceny - theft; Ex. petit larceny
parquet - floor made of wood strips inlaid in a mosaic like matter; CF. strip: long narrow piece
overthrow - topple; N.
wary - very cautious; watchful