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misconstrue - interpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
onerous - burdensome
representational - (of a style of art) showing things as they actually appear in real life
grotto - small cavern
sonorous - resonant; producing a full deep sound; producing sound
pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
flick - light stroke as with a whip; V: move with a light quick blow; strike with a light quick blow (as from a whip); Ex. flick the switch
wretch - miserable person; bad or despicable person; ADJ. wretched: miserable; bad; contemptible; vile
retain - keep; maintain possession of; employ (esp. a lawyer or advisor); N. retainer: servant; fee paid to retain an advisor
serendipity - gift for finding valuable things by accident; accidental good fortune or luck; CF. The Three Princes of Serendip