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pantomime - acting without dialogue; V.
exorbitant - (of costs or demands) excessive; exceeding reasonable bounds
cognizance - knowledge; ADJ. cognizant; having knowledge; aware
hazardous - dangerous
tantalize - tease; excite by exposing something desirable while keeping it out of reach; torture with disappointment; CF. Tantalus: Greek mythological figure
knave - untrustworthy person; rogue; scoundrel; jack; N. knavery
nostalgia - homesickness; longing for the past; Ex. nostalgia for the clothes of 1920s; ADJ. nostalgic
dank - damp; unpleasantly wet
saturnine - morose; gloomy; Ex. Do not be misled by his saturnine countenance.
boisterous - violent; rough; noisy