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narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
quixotic - idealistic but impractical; CF. Don Quixote
homespun - domestic; made at home; spun or woven at home; simple and ordinary; Ex. homespun philosophy
motto - brief statement used to express a principle
implore - beg
farce - broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical
droll - queer and amusing
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
seminal - related to seed or semen; germinal; creative; providing a basis for further development; influencing future developments; Ex. seminal research in a new field