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gullible - easily deceived
fancy - imagination (of a whimsical or fantastic nature); capricious liking; V: imagine; be fond of; ADJ. decorative; elaborate
overwhelm - (of water) cover completely; defeat completely by much greater force; Ex. overwhelmed by grief
drama - prose or verse composition to be performed by actors; play; exciting and unusual situation
detain - keep waiting; prevent from leaving or going; N. detention
glutinous - sticky; viscous; gluey
wrest - obtain by pulling violently; pull away; take by violence; Ex. wrest victory from their grasp
kindle - start a fire; ignite; inspire; arouse
construe - explain; interpret; Ex. construe her silence as meaning that she agreed; CF. misconstrue
mannerism - distinctive behavioral trait; affected style in art (according to a set of styles)