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::: venue - location; place (of a crime, trial, gathering, etc.); CF. come
::: emaciated - thin and wasted (from hunger or illness)
::: coincidence - the chance occurrence, at the same time, of two or more seemingly connected events; V. coincide: happen at the same time; be in agreement; CF. coincident; CF. coincidental
::: firebrand - piece of burning wood; hothead; troublemaker; person who stirs up trouble
::: redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
::: abstruse - obscure; profound; difficult to understand
::: fractious - unruly; peevish; cranky; bad-tempered; Ex. fractious horse
::: disarray - state of disorder; a disorderly or untidy state; Ex. with her clothes in disarray
::: quip - taunt; clever sarcastic remark; V.
::: tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry