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trenchant - cutting; incisive; keen
hyperbole - exaggeration; overstatement; ADJ. hyperbolic: of hyperbole; of a hyperbola
obtrude - push (oneself or one's ideas) forward or intrude; impose (oneself or one's ideas) on others; butt in; stick out or extrude; thrust out; Ex. obtrude A on B; ADJ. obtrusive; N. obtrusion; CF. unobtrusive
singular - being only one; individual; unique; extraordinary; odd; Ex. singular beauty/behavior
bellicose - warlike
tonsure - shaving of the head especially by person entering religious orders; V.
withdrawn - introverted; retiring; remote
pinch - squeeze between the thumb and a finger, or other edges; Ex. I had to pinch myself to make sure I wasn't dreaming. N: amount that can be held between the thumb and a finger
stigma - token of disgrace; brand; V. stigmatize: mark with a stigma; characterize as disgraceful
perforate - pierce; put a hole through