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::: sophisticated - worldly wise and urbane; refined; complex; N. sophistication; V. sophisticate
::: paucity - scarcity; dearth
::: fiend - evil spirit; devil
::: dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)
::: penchant - strong inclination; strong liking (esp. for something that is disapproved of by other people); Ex. penchant for fast cars
::: skeptic - sceptic; doubter; person who suspends judgment until he has examined the evidence supporting a point of view; ADJ. skeptical; N. skepticism; scepticism
::: fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
::: leeway - room to move; margin; latitude; Ex. leeway for the deadline
::: stickler - perfectionist; person who insists things be exactly right
::: figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination