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trickster - person who cheats people
carousal - drunken revel; V. carouse
belie - contradict; give a false impression; disguise; Ex. The poor sales belied our high hopes; Ex. Her smile belies her true feeling of displeasure.
welter - wallow (as in mud or high seas); lie soaked (as in blood); Ex. The victims weltered in their blood.
idiom - expression whose meaning as a whole differs from the meanings of its individual words; distinctive style (of expression); Ex. idiom of the modern popular music; ADJ. idiomatic
indicative - suggestive; implying; serving to indicate
impale - pierce (with a sharp point); Ex. impaled by the spear
figment - invention; something invented; imaginary thing; Ex. figment of your imagination
polarize - split into opposite extremes or camps
collate - examine and compare in order to verify authenticity; arrange in order (the sheets of a book before they are bound)