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ramshackle - (of a building or vehicle) poorly constructed; rickety; falling apart
substantial - of substance; material; solid; essential or fundamental; ample; considerable; well-to-do; wealthy
scowl - frown angrily; N: angry frown
sophistry - seemingly plausible but fallacious reasoning; sophism
ingenue - ing\'enue; young innocent girl
pendant - (pendent) hanging down from something; pending; N: ornament (hanging from a necklace etc.)
friction - clash or conflict in opinion; rubbing against
gorge - stuff oneself (with food); glut; CF. gorgeous: dazzlingly beautiful
skimp - provide or use scantily; live very economically; Ex. skimp on necessities; ADJ. skimpy: inadequate in amount; scanty; stingy; niggardly
reverberate - echo repeatedly; resound; Ex. The thunder reverberated across the valley.