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gratuity - tip
caste - one of the hereditary classes in Hindu society; social stratification; prestige
nonsense - speech or writing with no meaning; foolish behavior or language; Ex. make (a) nonsense of: spoil; cause to fail
miniature - small model; small painting; ADJ: small
catcall - shout of disapproval or displeasure (made at the theater or a sports match); boo; V.
plumb - exactly vertical; N: weight on the end of a line; V: examine very carefully or critically in order to understand; measure depth (by sounding); Ex. plumb the depth of
animadversion - critical remark; V. animadvert: comment critically with disapproval
apoplexy - stroke; loss of consciousness caused by too much blood in the brain
cadet - student at a military school
dilate - expand; dilate on/upon: speak or write at length on (a subject)