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pastiche - imitation of another's style in musical composition or in writing; work of art openly imitating the works of other artists
sanction - approve; ratify; N: permission; penalty intended to enforce compliance
fluke - unlikely occurrence; stroke of fortune; accidental stroke of good luck; ADJ. fluky
obsequious - slavishly attentive; servile; full of servile compliance; sycophantic
growl - low, guttural, menacing sound (as of a dog)
citadel - fortress
stumble - trip and almost fall; proceed unsteadily; act falteringly; N.
obsequy - funeral ceremony
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper