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::: tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
::: artisan - a manually skilled worker
::: misnomer - wrong or improper name; incorrect designation
::: egregious - notorious; conspicuously bad or shocking
::: withdrawn - introverted; retiring; remote
::: clich - \'e phrase dulled in meaning by repetition; platitude; ADJ. clich\'ed
::: transcribe - copy; write a copy of; N. transcription
::: loath - reluctant; unwilling; disinclined; Ex. Romeo and Juliet were both loath for him to go.
::: articulate - effective; distinct; expressing ideas clearly; having clear sounds; having joints; Ex. articulate speech; V: express thoughts and feeling clearly; pronounce clearly; unite by joints
::: saboteur - one who commits sabotage; destroyer of property; N. sabotage: destruction of property (usually carried out secretly)