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prominent - protruding(sticking out); conspicuous; notable; eminent
crave - desire; want intensely
gazette - official periodical publication; newspaper
proletarian - member of the working class; blue collar guy; N. proletariat: working class (who have to work for wages)
wince - move back suddenly; shrink back; flinch; Ex. She winced as she touched the cold body.
nether - lower; Ex. nether garments/regions
tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
impalpable - imperceptible(not easily understood); intangible; OP. palpable: tangible; easily perceptible
compassion - sympathy for the suffering of others; ADJ. compassionate
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure