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flamboyant - ornate; highly elaborate; richly colored; ostentatious; showy; CF. flame
partition - divide into parts
bluff - pretense (of strength); deception; high cliff; ADJ: rough but good-natured
percussion - striking one object against another sharply; Ex. percussion instrument; N: striking together of two bodies; sound caused by percussion
proscenium - part of stage in front of curtain; front arch of a stage
tumid - (of a part of the body) swollen; distended; bombastic; pompous
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
drudge - do drudgery; N: person who drudges
gouge - overcharge (with high price); extort from; Ex. gouge the public; CF. usury
detrimental - harmful; damaging; N. detriment