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reprise - musical repetition; repeating of a piece of music; repeat performance; recurrent action; Ex. reprise in the finale; Ex. constant reprises
impeach - charge (a public official) with crime in office; raise doubts about; indict; Ex. impeach a witness's credibility
desperate - having lost all hope; despairing; reckless and violent because of loss of hope or despair; undertaken as a last resort
atypical - not normal; not typical
papyrus - ancient paper made from stem of papyrus plant
partial - incomplete; favoring one side over another; having a liking for something
imprudent - lacking caution; not prudent; injudicious
dialectical - relating to the art of debate; mutual or reciprocal; Ex. dialectical situation; N. dialectic: art of arriving at the truth by the exchange of logical arguments
despise - look on with scorn; regard as worthless or distasteful; ADJ. despicable: contemptible
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter