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bravado - swagger; assumed air of defiance; false show of bravery
poignancy - quality of being deeply moving; keenness of emotion; ADJ. poignant: touching; deeply moving; (of sorrow, grief, etc.) painful; keenly distressing to the mind; Ex. poignant memory/anxiety; CF. prick
detonation - explosion
immobility - state of being immovable
historical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
nebulous - vague; hazy; cloudy; of a nebula; Ex. nebulous proposal
hoary - white with age
fugitive - fleeting or transitory; lasting only a short time; roving(wandering); running away or fleeing as from the law; N: one who flees; Ex. fugitives at large
gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
nourishment - something that nourishes; food