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::: contusion - bruise
::: embellish - adorn; ornament; enhance as a story (by adding fictitious details)
::: meager - scanty; inadequate
::: avantgarde - group of artists whose work is based on the newest ideas and methods; CF. vanguard
::: rescind - repeal; annul; cancel (a law, decision, or agreement)
::: narrative - related to telling a story; N: narrated account; story; V. narrate: tell (a story); CF. narration
::: laggard - slow; sluggish; N: one who lags; straggler
::: mercurial - capricious; quick and changing; fickle; containing the element mercury; Ex. mercurial temper; CF. mood
::: careen - lurch; sway from side to side; move with irregular swinging movement; stagger
::: momentous - very important; N. moment; CF. momentary