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abstract - theoretical; not concrete; nonrepresentational
combustible - easily burned; N. CF. combustion
munificent - very generous in giving; Ex. munificent benefactor; N. munificience
shove - push forward; push roughly; Ex. pushing and shoving to get on the bus; N.
tatter - torn piece of cloth; ADJ. tattered: (of clothes) old and torn; (of a person) dressed in old torn clothes
conversant - familiar with; having knowledge of
overture - musical introduction to a long musical piece; first offer or proposal (to begin talks in the hope of reaching an agreement); Ex. overtures for peace
heedless - not noticing; disregarding
importunate - urging; always demanding; troublesomely urgent or persistent
nimble - quick in movement; agile; quick in understanding; Ex. nimble climber/mind