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onomatopoeia - words formed in imitation of natural sounds
sagacious - wise; perceptive; shrewd; having insight; N. sagacity
maladroit - clumsy; not skillful; awkward; bungling
satyr - half-human, half-bestial being in the court of Dionysus (resembling a goat), portrayed as wanton(unrestrained) and cunning; lecher; CF. faun; CF. goat: lecherous man
cull - pick out from others (to kill the weakest members); reject; select; collect (information); N.
barrage - barrier laid down by artillery fire; overwhelming profusion; large number of questions or statements; Ex. a barrage of criticism
inebriated - habitually intoxicated; drunk; N. inebriety
inaugurate - begin formally; install in office; induct into office by a formal ceremony; N. inauguration; ADJ. inaugural
bauble - trinket; cheap jewel; trifle
minatory - menacing; threatening