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augury - omen; prophecy; sign of coming events; V. augur: predict; foretell; be a sign of (something in future)
travesty - copy or example of something that completely misrepresents the true nature of the real thing; comical parody or imitation; treatment aimed at making something appear ridiculous; Ex. travesty of justice; OP. paragon
anthropomorphic - having human form or characteristics
vegetate - live in a monotonous way (without interests or activity); CF. vegetation: plants of an area; CF. vegetarian; CF. vegan
sportive - playful; frolicsome; merry; CF. sport: play or frolic; CF. sportsmanlike
esoteric - hard to understand; known only to the chosen few, esp. initiates; N. esoterica
interjection - exclamation; Ex. ``Ouch''
arsenal - storage place for military equipment
grandiloquent - (of a person or speech) using high sounding or important-sounding language; pompous; bombastic
impending - nearing; approaching; about to happen