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irksome - annoying; tedious; V. irk: annoy
rote - repetition; memorization through repetition without understanding; Ex. learn poetry by rote
bureaucracy - overregulated administrative system marked by red tape; ADJ. bureaucratic
gnome - dwarf; underground spirit who guards treasure hoards
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
retrospective - looking back on the past; N. retrospection; V. retrospect
Epicurean - believing that pleasure is good and suffering is bad and should be avoided; N.
analgesic - causing insensitivity to pain; N.
sunder - separate; part; CF. asunder
frolic - play and jump about happily; frisk; Ex. frolicking young lambs