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::: egotism - tendency to speak or write of oneself excessively; conceit; self-importance
::: substantive - substantial; essential; pertaining to the substance; substantial; considerable; Ex. substantive issues
::: assuage - mak less severe; ease or lessen (pain); satisfy (hunger); soothe (anger)
::: flicker - burn unsteadily or fitfully; move waveringly; N: flickering movement or light; brief sensation; Ex. flicker of excitement
::: digression - wandering away from the subject; V. digress
::: elevation - elevated position; altitude; height; flat upright side of a building; angle made by pointing a gun; Ex. The elevation of her style is much admired; Ex. front elevation of the house
::: gibberish - nonsense; nonsensical or unintelligible talk or writing; babbling
::: macerate - soften by soaking in liquid; waste away; Ex. macerate powdered wood to make paper
::: reciprocate - do or give something in return; repay in kind; give or take mutually; interchange; move backwards and forwards; Ex. reciprocate his invitation by inviting him; N. reciprocity: reciprocal relationship; mutual interchange of advantages between two groups; Ex. reciprocity in trading rights
::: hamper - obstruct; prevent the free movement of; N: