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anecdote - short story of an amusing or interesting event
exacerbate - worsen; aggravate; embitter
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
patronize - support; act superior toward; treat in a condescending manner; be a customer of; N. patron: one that supports; regular customer; N. patronage; CF. boycott
embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
savor - enjoy; have a distinctive flavor, smell, or quality; N: taste or smell; distinctive quality
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress
prevaricate - lie; hide the truth (by equivocating)
tacit - understood (without actually being expressed); not put into words; Ex. tacit agreement
inerrancy - infallibility