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farce - broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
callous - hardened; unfeeling; without sympathy for the sufferings of others; unkind
runic - mysterious; set down in an ancient alphabet; N. rune: one of the letters of an alphabet used by ancient Germanic peoples (cut on stone or wood); magic charm
corollary - natural consequence (which naturally follows from something else)
precipitate - hurl downward; throw headlong; hasten; cause to happen sooner; condense and fall as rain or snow; cause (a solid substance) to be separated from a solution; ADJ. hasty; rash; premature; sudden
prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
distract - take (one's attention) off something; upset emotionally; make anxious; ADJ. distracted
bawdy - indecent; obscene; about sex in a rude funny way; CF. bawd
uncanny - strange; mysterious; Ex. uncanny knack
resonant - (of a sound) echoing; resounding(sounding loudly); deep and full in sound; producing resonance; Ex. resonant voice; N. resonance