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annex - attach; add to a large thing; take possession of; incorporate (territory) into a larger existing political unit (by force); N: building added to a large one
frolicsome - prankish; gay; playful; merry; frisky
pittance - small amount (of money); small allowance or wage
litotes - understatement for emphasis; Ex. ``not bad(=pretty good)''
censure - blame; criticize; express strong disapproval; N: severe criticism; strong disapproval
obfuscate - confuse; muddle; cause confusion; make needlessly complex; make so confused as to be difficult to understand
brittle - hard but easily broken; difficult; unstable; Ex. brittle situation
inconsequential - insignificant; unimportant
prestige - respect or admiration; impression produced by achievements or reputation; ADJ: causing admiration; ADJ. prestigious: having prestige
explicate - explain in detail; interpret; clarify; CF. explicable