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::: pretension - pretentiousness; claim (without foundation); Ex. I make no pretensions to skill as an artist.
::: catapult - slingshot; hurling machine; V: fire from catapult
::: beseech - beg; plead with
::: piecemeal - one part at a time; gradually; in stages; Ex. read a novel piecemeal
::: ferment - agitation; commotion(noisy and excited activity); unrest (of a political kind); V. produce by fermentation; undergo fermentation; cause (a state of trouble)
::: prone - inclined to; likely to (suffer); prostrate; lying with the front downward; Ex. prone to disease/make mistakes; Ex. accident-prone
::: indifferent - unmoved or unconcerned by; having no interest in; mediocre; neither good nor bad
::: gnarled - twisted
::: implode - burst inward; CF. vaccum tube
::: fictitious - imaginary; non-existent; purposely invented to deceive; untrue; Ex. fictitious name/boyfriend; CF. fictional