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fret - be annoyed or vexed; Ex. fret over your poor grades; N: irritation of mind; ADJ. fretful
procrastinate - postpone; delay or put off
intrigue - make secret plans; plot; arouse the curiosity of; N: secret scheme; plot; secret love affair
filch - steal (things of small value)
assay - analyze (to discover what materials are present); evaluate (soil or ore)
discrepancy - lack of consistency or agreement as between facts; difference; Ex. discrepancy between two descriptions
categorical - without exceptions; made without any doubt in mind; unqualified; absolute
rebuttal - refutation; response with contrary evidence; V. rebut: refute; disprove
paradox - something apparently contradictory in nature (that may nonetheless be true); statement that looks false but is actually correct
farce - broad comedy; mockery; humorous play full of silly things happening; ADJ. farcical