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::: grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
::: prize - pry; move with a lever; value highly; esteem; Ex. his most prized possession; N: something captured during war-time (esp. an enemy ship)
::: nausea - feeling of sickness and desire to vomit; disgust; CF. seasickness
::: interjection - exclamation; Ex. ``Ouch''
::: touchstone - stone used to test the fineness of gold alloys; criterion; standard
::: amass - collect (gradually, in a very large amount)
::: condiments - seasonings; spices
::: defile - pollute; make filthy or dirty; corrupt morally; profane; desecrate; N: narrow passage or gorge through mountains
::: nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
::: misanthrope - one who hates mankind; misanthropist