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ruminate - chew over and over (mentally or, like cows, physically); mull over(ponder)
flout - reject; mock; show contempt for; scorn; Ex. flout the rules
interregnum - period between two successive reigns or governments
narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
convulsion - violent uncontrollable shaking movement (caused by illness); V. convulse; ADJ. convulsive
thematic - of a theme; relating to a unifying motif or idea
absolve - pardon (an offense)
effective - effectual; producing a strong response; striking; in operation; in effect; Ex. effective speech/photograph
illicit - illegal
introspective - looking within oneself; N. introspection: self-examination