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antithesis - contrast; direct opposite of or to; ADJ. antithetic or antithetical
misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
concoct - prepare by mixing or combining; make up in concert; devise (something false) so as to deceive; Ex. concoct an elaborate excuse for being late; N. concoction
euphony - sweet sound; ADJ. euphonious
fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
limpid - crystal clear
shard - fragment generally of broken pottery (glass, clay bowl, or cup)
argot - slang; speech spoken by only a small group of people
virulent - (of a disease or poison) extremely harmful or poisonous; (of a feeling) hostile; bitter; N. virulence; CF. virus; CF. venom