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jargon - language used by special group; technical terminology; gibberish; nonsensical or incoherent talk
rationale - fundamental reason or principle (on which a system or principle is based); fundamental reason or justification; grounds for an action
frugality - thrift; economy; ADJ. frugal: practicing economy; costing little; inexpensive
glaze - cover with a thin and shiny surface; apply a glaze to; N: thin, smooth, shiny coating (as for pottery); Ex. unglazed pottery
aphorism - pithy maxim or saying; ADJ. aphoristic
lucrative - profitable; producing wealth
whimsy - whim; tendency to behave amusingly strangely; Ex. story full of whimsy
morbid - given to unwholesome or unhealthy thought; moody; characteristic of disease; Ex. morbid curiosity; N. morbidity; CF. disease
kismet - fate; destiny; Ex. Kismet is the Arabic word for fate.
overweening - arrogant; presumptuous