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myriad - very large number; ADJ. CF. ten thousand
resound - (of a place) be filled with sound; (of a sound) sound loudly; sound back; echo; Ex. hall resounded with laughter
mnemonic - pertaining to memory; assisting the memory; N: device, such as as formula or rhyme, used as a mnemonic aid
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
convivial - pleasantly merry; festive; joyous; gay; characterized by joviality; jovial
blasphemy - irreverence; sacrilege; cursing; bad language about God or holy things; V. blasphem; ADJ. blasphemous; CF. sacrilege
pluck - courage; V: pull off or out; pull out the hair or feathers of; ADJ. plucky: courageous; brave
unscathed - unharmed; Ex. escape the accident unscathed
ellipsis - omission of words from a text; mark used to indicate an omission (when the meaning can be understood without them); PL. ellipses
perpetrate - commit an offense; do (something wrong)