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::: raconteur - story-teller; one who tells stories with wit and skill
::: contest - dispute; argue about the rightness of; compete for; try to win; Ex. contest the election results; Ex. contest a seat in Parliament; N.
::: sleeper - one that achieves unexpected success; something originally of little value or importance that in time becomes very valuable
::: discount - disregard; regard (a story or news) as unimportant; deduct from a cost
::: quagmire - bog; marsh; soft, wet, boggy land; predicament; complex or dangerous situation from which it is difficult to free oneself
::: reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
::: jeopardize - endanger; imperil; put at risk; N. jeopardy: danger
::: disseminate - distribute; spread; scatter (like seeds)
::: figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
::: prologue - introduction (to a poem or play)