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pyromaniac - person with an insane desire to set things on fire
palatable - agreeable; pleasing to the taste
fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
charm - quality of pleasing; amulet; action or formula thought to have magical power; spell; V: attract; cast a spell on; bewitch
suborn - persuade to act unlawfully (especially to commit perjury); N. subornation
cede - yield (title or territory) to (esp. after losing a war); surrender formally; N. cession
attrition - rubbing away by friction; gradual decrease in numbers or strength; reduction in the work force without firing employees; wearing away of opposition by means of harassment; Ex. a war of attrition
effusion - pouring forth; unrestrained outpouring of feeling; V. effuse: pour out; ADJ. effusive: pouring forth; gushing
monochrome - painting in only one color; ADJ.
droll - queer and amusing