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Word: colloquy

Definition: informal discussion; conversation


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::: impasse - predicament(dangerous condition) from which there is no escape; situation allowing for no further progress
::: conception - beginning; forming of an idea; fertilization; V. conceive: form an idea in the mind; devise; become pregnant; CF. inception
::: conspiracy - treacherous plot; secret plan against the law (by two or more people)
::: excerpt - selected passage (written or musical) taken from a longer work; V.
::: jaunt - trip; short journey
::: histrionic - theatrical; excessively dramatic or emotional; affected; of actors or acting; N. histrionics: histrionic behavior
::: glamor - compelling charm; ADJ. glamorous
::: malingerer - one who feigns illness to escape duty; V. malinger: feign illness to avoid work
::: impede - hide; retard or obstruct the progress of; block
::: reputed - supposed; Ex. reputed father of the child; V. repute: consider; N. repute: reputation; esteem