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grievance - cause of complaint; complaint
pessimism - belief that life is basically bad or evil; gloominess; tendency to take the gloomiest possible view of a situation; ADJ. pessimistic
trickle - flow in drops or in a thin stream; N.
peremptory - demanding and leaving no choice; imperative; Ex. peremptory decree/knock
raspy - making a harsh noise; grating; harsh
flotsam - drifting wreckage
ejaculation - exclamation; abrupt ejection (to discharge sperm); V. ejaculate
wizardry - sorcery; magic
gadfly - animal-biting fly; irritating person
scaffold - temporary platform for workers (to work at heights above the ground); bracing framework; platform for execution