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tawdry - cheap and gaudy; Ex. tawdry jewelry
hostage - person who is kept as a prisoner by an enemy so that the other side will do what the enemy demands
resurrect - revive
expunge - cancel; remove a word or name (from a book or list); erase
matrimony - state of being married
unilateral - one-sided; involving or affecting only one side; Ex. unilateral declaration
anticlimax - letdown in thought or emotion; something unexciting, ordinary, or disappointing coming after something important or exciting
perspicuity - clearness of expression; freedom from ambiguity
maneuver - (manoeuver) strategic military or naval movement (done for training purposes); carefully planned process; stratagem; V: carry out a military maneuver; use maneuvers in gaining an end
galleon - large three-masted sailing ship