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::: 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
::: brawl - noisy quarrel
::: nostrum - questionable medicine; quack medicine; CF. our (remedy)
::: captious - faultfinding; too critical
::: indefatigable - tireless; untiring; showing no sign of getting tired
::: haunt - (of a spirit) visit (a place); come to mind continually; visit (a place) regularly; frequent; Ex. haunted house; Ex. haunted by his last words; N: place much frequented
::: prolong - lengthen; extend; draw out
::: leniency - mildness; permissiveness; ADJ. lenient: not severe in judgment or punishment
::: draft - first rough form; conscription; draught; V: make a draft of; conscript
::: discord - conflict; lack of harmony; dissonance (when musical notes are played)