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pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
lechery - gross lewdness; lustfulness; ADJ. lecherous; N. lecher: lecherous man
oblivion - obscurity; condition of being completely forgotten; forgetfulness
verbose - wordy; N. verbosity
ephemeral - short-lived; fleeting
spontaneity - lack of premeditation; naturalness; freedom from constraint; ADJ. spontaneous: self-generated; unpremeditated; happening without being planned
efficacy - power to produce desired effect; ADJ. efficacious: effectual
berate - scold strongly
improvident - thriftless; not providing for the future
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion