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::: futile - useless; hopeless; ineffectual
::: prototype - original work used as a model by others
::: compress - force into less space; squeeze; contract; put into fewer words; N: thick mass of cloth pressed to part of the body to stop bleeding or swelling, reduce fever, etc.
::: malapropism - comic misuse of a word; CF. Mrs. Malaprop
::: vulgar - of the common people; deficient in refinement; not refined; coarse; Ex. vulgar display of wealth; N. vulgarism: vulgarity; crudely indecent word; CF. vulgarian: vulgar person; boor; lout
::: linger - loiter or dawdle; be slow in leaving; delay going; continue or persist; be slow to disappear; Ex. The smell lingered for days.
::: diva - operatic singer; prima donna
::: gloss - brief explanation note or translation of a difficult expression; V.
::: emulate - imitate; rival; try to equal or excel (through imitation)
::: enlist - (cause to) join the armed forces; obtain (help, sympathy, or support)