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cantata - story set to music to be sung by a chorus (shorter than an oratorio)
sententious - pithy; terse; concise; aphoristic
precinct - division of a city for election or police purposes; precincts: space that surrounds a building; Ex. precincts of the college
sherbet - flavored dessert ice
quizzical - curious; suggesting puzzlement (without saying); questioning; teasing; mocking; bantering; Ex. quizzical glance
repugnance - disgust; strong dislike; loathing; ADJ. repugnant: arousing disgust; repulsive
thespian - pertaining to drama; N: actor or actress
turgid - swollen; distended (as from liquid)
badinage - teasing conversation; banter; joking talk
connoisseur - person competent to act as a judge of art, etc. (whose judgments are respected); a lover of an art