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::: pulchritude - beauty; comeliness; ADJ. pulchritudinous
::: insolvent - bankrupt; lacking money to pay; N. insolvency
::: misadventure - mischance; ill luck; Ex. death by misadventure
::: paraphrase - restate a passage in one's own words while retaining thought of author; N: restatement of a text in other words
::: fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
::: endearment - fond word or act; expression of affection
::: petulant - touchy; peevish; ill-tempered
::: evoke - call forth (memory or feeling); Ex. That old film evoked memories of my childhood; N. evocation
::: paraphernalia - equipment; odds and ends used in a particular activity; personal belongings; Ex. photographic paraphernalia; CF. married woman's property exclusive of her dowry
::: revert - relapse; backslide; turn back to; return to the former owner; N. reversion